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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia nitida Verrill, 1899 
AphiaID: 378055

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 nitida (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym according to Halpern (1970))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlinthaster dentatus (Perrier, 1884)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia Gray, 1840
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): 165 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection (Holotype USNM 18449) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:378055
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Date   action   by
2008-12-17 01:25:53Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2008). Tosia nitida Verrill, 1899. 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=378055 on 2017-09-23
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