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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroschema capensis Mortensen, 1925 
AphiaID: 214609

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 editorOphiuroidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroschematinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroschema (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroschema Oerstedt & Lütken, 1856
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroschema capensis Mortensen, 1933
Sources  original description Mortensen, T. 1925. On some echinoderms from South Africa. Annals and Magazines of Natural History, series 9, 16, 146-154. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Links 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 editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy This species most likely belongs in the genus Squamophis acc. to Okanishi et al. (2011). [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: off Umvoti River, Natal (Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214609
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-04-13 19:06:52Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Asteroschema capensis Mortensen, 1925. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2014) World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=214609 on 2014-08-29
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