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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrisaster capensis (Studer, 1880) 
AphiaID: 216206

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinoidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuechinoidea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrregularia (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtelostomata (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpatangoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaleopneustina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchizasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrisaster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrisaster Gray, 1855
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistefanaster capensis (Studer, 1880) (transferred to Brisaster)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchizaster capensis Studer, 1880
Sources  basis of record Clark, A.M. and J. Courtman-Stock. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: South of Cape of Good Hope, 34°S, 213 m. (Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216206
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-04-18 18:44:36Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2010-09-07 10:47:00Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
2013-08-26 18:24:18Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
  
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2014). Brisaster capensis (Studer, 1880). In: Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2014) World Echinoidea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216206 on 2014-09-02
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