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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaster mauritiensis de Loriol, 1885 
AphiaID: 213288

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 editorAcanthasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaster (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym according to Madsen (1955))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaster planci (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaster Gervais, 1841
Sources  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]

source of synonymy Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos (inaccurate[details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles (inaccurate[details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213288
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1999-06-08 22:07:11Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-12-23 04:29:04Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Acanthaster mauritiensis de Loriol, 1885. 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=213288 on 2014-09-18
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