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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias perrieri (E. A. Smith, 1876) 
AphiaID: 234868

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 editorForcipulatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias Perrier, 1875
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster antarcticus Koehler, 1917 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSporasterias perrieri Verrill, 1914
Sources  basis of record Clark AM. An index of names of recent Asteroidea. In: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) Echinoderm Studies, volumes 2-6 . Balkema: Rotterdam, The Netherlands. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKerguelen [details]
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSubantarctic Isles [details]
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype [from synonym] MNHN EcAh 2254 [view taxon]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (14 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Liable to confusion with Anasterias perrieri,/i> Studer, 1885, transferred by Fisher (1930) to Lysasterias, but not contemporaneously in Anasterias[details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234868
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2006-12-04 08:41:33Z  created  Charbonneau, Danny
2008-12-26 05:08:28Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Anasterias perrieri (E. A. Smith, 1876). 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=234868 on 2014-08-20
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