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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina gracilispina H.L. Clark, 1923 
AphiaID: 213134

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 editorAsterinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina gracilispina (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina Nardo, 1834
Source  basis of record Clark, A.M. (1974). Notes on some echinoderms from southern Africa. Bulluetin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zoology) 26(6): 423-487, 3 pls, 16 figs, 1 map, 3 tables (look up in IMIS[details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Cove Rock [details]
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: SW of Cove Rock, East London, 40m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213134
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1999-11-17 21:17:06Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-04-12 19:24:07Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-12-10 02:34:30Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Asterina gracilispina H.L. Clark, 1923. In: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213134 on 2014-12-26
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