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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sepositus (Retzius, 1783) 
AphiaID: 241001

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 editorSpinulosacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpinulosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Genus)
Status alternate representation
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) sepositus (Retzius, 1783)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Source  basis of record MarLIN [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorred starfish  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sepositus mediterraneus Marchisio, 1896 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) sepositus sepositus (Retzius, 1783)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Exclusive Economic Zone [Mediterranean part] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Exclusive Economic Zone [Atlantic part] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (136 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:241001
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-06-08 22:54:21Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-10-26 02:45:00Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Echinaster sepositus. 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=241001 on 2014-08-02
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