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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRyukuaster Mah, 2007 
AphiaID: 255154

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 editorPentagonasterinae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRyukuaster onnae Mah, 2007 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonasterinae Perrier, 1884
Source 
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taxa (1)

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRyukuaster onnae Mah, 2007
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
East China Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRyukyu Islands [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Ryukuaster aboral surface
Ryukuaster aboral surface
[image from typetaxon]
Ryukuaster oral surface
Ryukuaster oral surface
[image from typetaxon]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:255154
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-12-31 03:38:17Z  created  Mah, Christopher
2008-01-26 04:29:56Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Ryukuaster Mah, 2007. 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=255154 on 2014-08-01
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