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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnopodia helianthoides (Brandt, 1835) 
AphiaID: 240764

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 editorPycnopodiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnopodia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnopodia helianthoides (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnopodiidae Fisher, 1928
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnopodia Stimpson, 1862
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias helianthoides Brandt, 1835
Sources  basis of record ITIS database, available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Canada
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Columbia [details]
United States
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalifornia [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOregon [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWashington (State) [details]
Feedingtype  predator [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (14 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (64 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (97 nucleotides; 92 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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Pycnopodia helianthoides from British Columbia, Canada
Pycnopodia helianthoid...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:240764
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-06-03 15:46:28Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-03-28 05:01:10Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Pycnopodia helianthoides (Brandt, 1835). 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=240764 on 2014-12-28
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