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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaster Döderlein, 1935 
AphiaID: 292768

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 editorOreasteridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreasteridae Fisher, 1911
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceropsis Sladen, 1889 (Homonym)
Sources  original description Döderlein, L. (1935). Die Asteriden der Siboga-Exped. III. Oreasteridae. Siboga-Expedition, 46(2): 71-110, pls. 15-20., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11718187 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaster hybridus Döderlein, 1936
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaster obtusatus (Bory de St. vincent, 1827)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:292768
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2008-01-25 09:35:43Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Pentaster Döderlein, 1935. 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=292768 on 2014-08-30
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