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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediaster capensis durbanensis Mortensen, 1933 
AphiaID: 224138

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 editorMediaster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediaster capensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediaster capensis H.L. Clark, 1923
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediaster durbanensis Mortensen, 1933 (A subspecies of Mediaster capensis.)
Source Not documented
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]
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type locality: off Durban, 410 m. (Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:224138
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1999-09-02 20:23:25Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2008-10-23 02:03:00Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Mediaster capensis durbanensis Mortensen, 1933. 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=224138 on 2014-07-24
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