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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstya Stechow, 1921d 
AphiaID: 267245

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroidolina (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthoathecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFilifera (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylasteridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstylus subviridis Moseley, 1879 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylasteridae Gray, 1847
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstylus Moseley, 1878 (preoccupied by Astylus Laporte, 1836 [Coleoptera])
Sources  original description Stechow, E. 1921d. Neue Genera und Species von Hydrozoen und anderen Evertebraten. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 87: 248-265.
page(s): 252 [details] [full text]

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1983. A generic revision of the Stylasterina (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Part 1. Description of the genera. Bull. mar. Sci. 33 2: 427-508. [details]

redescription Cairns, S.D., 1991. The Marine Fauna of New Zealand: Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydroida). Mem. N.Z. oceanogr. Inst. 98 : 1-99. [details]

identification resource Cairns, S.D., 1992. A generic revision of the Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Part 3. Keys to the genera. Bull Mar. Sci. 49(1-2): 538-545.  [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstya aspidopora Cairns, 1991
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstya crassa (Nielsen, 1919) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstya nielseni Wells, 1977 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstya subviridis (Moseley, 1879)
Environment marine, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range 590-914 m [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Eocene to Recent [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:267245
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-01-14 11:18:07Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-09-03 11:32:00Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2010-11-21 17:12:16Z  changed  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S.; Schuchert, P. (2014). Astya Stechow, 1921d. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=267245 on 2014-07-26
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