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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniodiscus cuspidatus (Gray, 1840) 
AphiaID: 378137

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 editorOreasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniodiscus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniodiscus cuspidatus (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym according to Halpern (1970))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniaster tessellatus (Lamarck, 1816)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniodiscus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCulcita Agassiz, 1836
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniaster cuspidatus Gray, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias cuspidata Lamarck, 1816 (In Goniodiscus according to Sladen (1889))
Source  original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias cuspidata Lamarck, 1816) Lamarck, J.B.P.A. de. (1816). Asterie. Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertebres. 2: 547-568., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47698#page/557/mode/1up
page(s): 553 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:378137
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2008-12-19 00:08:47Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2008). Goniodiscus cuspidatus (Gray, 1840). 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=378137 on 2017-05-27
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