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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten antares Döderlein, 1926 
AphiaID: 213240

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 editorPaxillosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten antares (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten Gray, 1840
Source  source of synonymy Clark, A.M. (1989). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 1: Paxillosida and Notomyotida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1989). Echinoderm Studies, 3: pp. 225-347 (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 Mozambique [details]
From editor or global species database
South Africa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [details]
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Distribution: from the eastern side of the Cape of Good Hope to Mozambique (Clark & Rowe, 1971).
This specie could possible be omittted since its known range is only extended of the Cape of Good Hope to Mozambique (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: Mozambique, 9 m. (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsynonymy Jangoux 1985 placed A. antares in the synonymy of A. inermis, which was itself already placed in synonymy of A. cingularis by Döderlein 1917. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213240
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2008-10-17 04:40:47Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Astropecten antares Döderlein, 1926. 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=213240 on 2014-12-27
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