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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllostichaster polyplax (Müller & Troschel, 1844) 
AphiaID: 291590

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 editorStichasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllostichaster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllostichaster polyplax (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllostichaster Verrill, 1914
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthion polyplax Müller & Troschel, 1844
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias polyplax (Muller & Troschel, 1844) (subsequent combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichaster polyplax (Muller & Troschel, 1844) (subsequent combination)
Sources  original description Müller, J.; Troschel, F. H. (1844). Beschreibung neuer Asteriden. Archiv für Naturgeschichte. 10(1), 178-185., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7088953#page/186/mode/1up [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
New Zealand
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChatham Islands [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand [details]
From regional or thematic species database
South Pacific Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCampbell Plateau [details]
From other sources
New Zealand
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (17 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) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:291590
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-01-19 09:31:50Z  created  Mah, Christopher
2016-04-18 16:28:05Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2016). Allostichaster polyplax (Müller & Troschel, 1844). In: Mah, C.L. (2016). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=291590 on 2016-08-25
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