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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten ensifer Grube, 1866 
AphiaID: 368493

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 editorPaxillosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten ensifer (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten Gray, 1840
Source  basis of record Grube, A.E. (1866). Uber einige neue Seesterne im zoologischen Museum zu Breslau. Jahres-Bericht der Schlesischen Gesellschaft für Vaterländische Cultur. 43: 59-61., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/177156#page/71/mode/1up
page(s): 60 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling species is also written as A. ensifera in Grube 1865 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy A synonym of A. polyacanthus Muller & Troschel, 1842 according to Sladen (1889) but revived as a variety by Doderlein (1917). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:368493
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Date   action   by
2008-10-18 01:50:33Z  created  Mah, Christopher
2017-04-22 15:26:18Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2017). Astropecten ensifer Grube, 1866. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=368493 on 2017-04-29
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