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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster mauritianus von Martens, 1866 
AphiaID: 213120

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster angulatus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Source  source of synonymy Clark, A.M. (1993). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 2: Valvatida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1993). Echinoderm Studies, 4: pp. 187-366 (look up in IMIS[details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Perrier (1875) cited in Clark. According to Clark, must be rather conspecific with A. lorioli, because of the locality, and suggests to have the name suppressed by the ICZN. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Tpe locality: 'Isle de France' (Mauritius) (A.M. Clark, 1993). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213120
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1999-09-01 22:28:27Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-25 12:31:29Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2009-01-31 03:09:45Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Archaster mauritianus von Martens, 1866. In: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213120 on 2014-07-24
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