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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrostephane Fisher, 1917 
AphiaID: 254807

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 editorBrisingida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrisingidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrostephane (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrisingidae G.O. Sars, 1875
Source  original description Fisher, W.K. (1917). New genera and species of Brisingidae. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 20(8): 418-431., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/61654#page/430/mode/1up
page(s): 421, 422 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrostephane acanthogenys (Fisher, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrostephane moluccana (Fisher, 1916)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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New Zealand
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Note 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Misspelled Asterostephane in McKnight 2006 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:254807
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Date   action   by
2007-12-18 03:49:24Z  created  Mah, Christopher
2007-12-20 05:35:58Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2017). Astrostephane Fisher, 1917. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=254807 on 2017-09-25
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