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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmilasterias clarkailsa O'Loughlin & O'Hara, 1990 
AphiaID: 234954

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 editorStichasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmilasterias (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmilasterias Sladen, 1889
Sources  original description O'Loughlin, P.M. and T.D. O'Hara. (1990). A review of the genus Smilasterias (Echinodermata, Asteroidea), with descriptions of two new species from south-eastern Australia, one a gastric brooder, and a new species from Macquarie Island. Memoirs of the Museum of Victoria 50(2): 307-323. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
South Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacquarie Island [details]
Southern Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Ocean [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:234954
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-12-04 08:41:33Z  created  Charbonneau, Danny
2007-12-29 01:34:11Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2008-12-11 23:57:58Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Smilasterias clarkailsa O'Loughlin & O'Hara, 1990. 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=234954 on 2014-10-26
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