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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias polaris acervata (Stimpson, 1862) 
AphiaID: 292975

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 editorAsteriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias polaris (Species) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias polaris acervata (Subspecies)
Status alternate representation
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris acervata (Stimpson, 1862)
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias polaris (Müller & Troschel, 1842) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias philippii Bell, 1881 (Synonym according to Fisher (1926))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias polythela Verrill, 1909 (Synonym according to Djakonov (1950))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias acervata (Stimpson, 1862)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias aphelonota Fisher, 1930
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias intermedia Djakonov, 1938 (Homonym)
Sources  basis of record ArcOD species list provided by Falk Huettmann on 2007-11-25 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:292975
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-02-01 08:45:38Z  created  Decock, Wim
2009-01-30 03:03:03Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Leptasterias polaris acervata (Stimpson, 1862). 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=292975 on 2014-12-23
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