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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthasterias koehleri (deLoriol, 1897) 
AphiaID: 255048

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 editorAsteriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthasterias (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthasterias Verrill, 1914
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias koehleri de Loriol, 1897
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthasterias biordinata Verrill, 1914
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthasterias columbiana Verrill, 1914 (Synonym according to Fisher (1923))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthasterias leptostyla Fisher, 1928 (Forma of O. koehleri)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthasterias montereyensis Fisher, 1928 (A forma of O. koehleri)
Sources  source of synonymy (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthasterias biordinata Verrill, 1914) Fisher, W.K. (1928). Asteroidea of the North Pacific and adjacent waters. Part 2. Forcipulata (part). Bulletin of the United States National Museum 76: 1–245 6 figs pls 1–81. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (7 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (15 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (17 nucleotides; 9 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
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:255048
Taxonomic
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2007-12-28 03:06:27Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Orthasterias koehleri (deLoriol, 1897). 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=255048 on 2014-10-23
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