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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia astrologorum Verrill, 1899 
AphiaID: 378012

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 editorPentagonasterinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia astrologorum (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (A variety according to H.L. Clark (1938))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia australis Gray, 1840
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia Gray, 1840
Sources  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 [details]

source of synonymy Clark, H.L. (1938). Echinoderms from Australia: an account of collections made in 1929 and 1932 Mem. Mus. Comp. Zool. 55: 1-596 (28 plates), available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/25703#page/11/mode/1up [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:378012
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2008-12-16 03:48:43Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Tosia astrologorum Verrill, 1899. 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=378012 on 2014-12-19
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