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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvaster striatus (Lamarck, 1816) 
AphiaID: 213287

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 editorAsteropseidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvaster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvaster striatus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvaster Perrier, 1875
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthion striatus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias striata Lamarck, 1816
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvaster spinifera H.L. Clark, 1921 (Synonym)
Sources  basis of record 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]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
North Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHawaiian Islands [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Caledonia [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (13 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 editorDescription Also distributed in Bay of Bengal, Philippine, South Pacific Is. and Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, Indo-Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-20 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type data: status undetermined Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (France). Type locality: Mauritius (as I'île de France), Western Indian Ocean (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
In family Valvasteridae (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213287
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-04-01 11:57:02Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
2000-09-25 12:31:29Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2009-01-30 03:03:03Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Valvaster striatus (Lamarck, 1816). 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=213287 on 2014-11-27
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