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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediaster capensis var. 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 editorMediasterinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediaster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediaster capensis (Species) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediaster capensis var. durbanensis (Variety)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediaster capensis durbanensis Mortensen, 1933
Rank Variety
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediaster capensis H.L. Clark, 1923
Source  original description Mortensen, T. (1933). Echinoderms of South Africa (Asteroidea and Ophiuroidea) Papers from Dr. Th. Mortensen's Pacific Expedition 1914-16. Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk naturhistorisk Forening 93. 65: 215-400.
page(s): 242 [details]

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
2017-01-26 17:44:54Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2017-04-20 16:29:19Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2017). Mediaster capensis var. durbanensis Mortensen, 1933. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=224138 on 2017-05-27
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