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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectria Gray, 1840 
AphiaID: 254902

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 editorNectria (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae Forbes, 1841
Sources  original description Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectria humilis Zeidler & Rowe, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectria macrobrachia H.L. Clark, 1923
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectria multispina H.L. Clark, 1928
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectria ocellata (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectria ocellifera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectria pedicelligera Mortensen, 1925
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectria saoria Shepherd, 1967
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectria wilsoni Shepherd & Hodgkin, 1966

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectria monacantha (H.L. Clark, 1916) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectriaster monacanthus (H.L. Clark, 1916) (Subsequent name for Nectriaster monacanthus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectria oculifera Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectria ocellata (Gray, 1840) (lapsus for N. ocellifera Lamarck, 1816; conspecific with N. ocellata according to Zeidler & Rowe (1986))
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:254902
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Date   action   by
2007-12-22 16:14:03Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2007). Nectria Gray, 1840. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=254902 on 2017-10-21
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