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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliaster cumingi (Gray, 1840) 
AphiaID: 255072

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 editorHeliasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliaster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliaster cumingi (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliaster Gray, 1840
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias cumingii Gray, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias cumingii Gray, 1840
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias solaris Carpenter, 1856 (Probable synonym according to H.L. Clark (1909))
Source  original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias cumingii Gray, 1840) Gray, J. E. (1840). XXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 6: 175-184., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19590#page/207/mode/1up
page(s): 180 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:255072
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2007-12-29 01:34:11Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2007). Heliaster cumingi (Gray, 1840). In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=255072 on 2017-08-23
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