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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster moebii (Studer, 1884) 
AphiaID: 213270

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 editorGoniasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster Sladen, 1889
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDorigona belli Koehler, 1909 (A synonym according to Macan (1938))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDorigona ludwigi Koehler, 1909 (A synonym according to Macan (1938))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDorigona ternalis Koehler, 1909 (A synonym according to Macan (1938))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster basilicus Alcock, 1893 (Synonym according to Macan (1938))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster belli (Koehler, 1909) (Synonym according to Macan (1938))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster ludwigi (Koehler, 1909) (Synonym according to Macan (1938))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster protentus Alcock, 1893 (Synonym according to Macan (1938))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonaster moebii Studer, 1884
Sources  basis of record Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Ecology: benthic, continental slope. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 195-1655 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type data: status and whereabouts undetermined. Type locality: 18°05'02"S 116°38'03"E, off northwest coast of Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213270
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1999-09-02 20:23:25Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-26 07:19:20Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2008-10-24 13:48:31Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Nymphaster moebii (Studer, 1884). 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=213270 on 2014-07-25
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