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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentoplia H.E.S. Clark, 1971 
AphiaID: 234939

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 editorPentoplia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonymy according to Mah, 2011)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChitonaster Sladen, 1889
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae Forbes, 1841
Sources  original description Clark,H.E.S. 1971. Pentopliidae, a new family of Asteroidea from the South Atlantic Ocean. Bulletin of Marine Science 21: 545-551. [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentoplia felli H.E.S. Clark, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChitonaster felli (H.E.S. Clark, 1971)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234939
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Date   action   by
2006-12-04 08:41:33Z  created  Charbonneau, Danny
2008-12-15 00:41:27Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2011-02-07 17:36:04Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Pentoplia H.E.S. Clark, 1971. 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=234939 on 2014-12-22
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