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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphelasterias japonica (Bell, 1881) 
AphiaID: 378819

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 editorForcipulatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphelasterias (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphelasterias japonica (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphelasterias Fisher, 1923
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias japonica Bell, 1881
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias torquata Sladen, 1889 (synonym according to Hayashi (1938))
Sources 
original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias torquata Sladen, 1889) Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Japan
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHokkaido [details]
Sea of Japan
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSakhalin [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSea of Japan [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (17 nucleotides; 14 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:378819
Taxonomic
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2008-12-26 05:08:28Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Aphelasterias japonica (Bell, 1881). 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=378819 on 2014-11-27
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