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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster hiulcus (Gray, 1840) 
AphiaID: 378442

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 editorOreaster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster hiulcus (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtoreaster nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros hiulcus Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Sources  new combination reference Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. Vieweg: Braunschweig. xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 48 [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:378442
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-12-21 05:01:07Z  created  Mah, Christopher
2017-05-28 00:43:20Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2017). Oreaster hiulcus. 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=378442 on 2017-09-19
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