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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidaster Verrill, 1899 
AphiaID: 377908

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 editorGoniasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidaster (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym according to Fisher (1917))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosaster Perrier, 1894
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae Forbes, 1841
Source  original description Verrill, A. E. (1899). Revision of certain genera and species of starfishes, with descriptions of new forms. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences. 10(1): 145-234., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13456950#page/175/mode/1up
page(s): 186 [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidaster bipunctus (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosaster bipunctus (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidaster bowersi Fisher, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeramaster bowersi (Fisher, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNereidaster symbolicus (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosaster symbolicus (Sladen, 1889)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:377908
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2008-12-14 18:37:28Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2008). Nereidaster Verrill, 1899. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=377908 on 2017-09-26
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