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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthium distichum Brandt, 1851 
AphiaID: 378843

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 editorAsteracanthium (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthium distichum (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias distichum (Brandt, 1851) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthium Brandt, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758
Source  original description Brandt, J.F. (1851). Bemerkungen uber die Asteriden und Echiniden Ochtskischen, Kamtschatischen und Behringschen Meeres. A. Th. v. Middendorff, Reise in den aussersten Norden and Osten Sibiriens, etc.,. vol. 2, pt. 1; Echinodermen, Ddr. F. Brandt und E. Grube pp. 27-34., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/114010#page/41/mode/1up
page(s): 31 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Could be identical with Leptasterias groenlandica (Steenstrup, 1857) accordin to Doderlein, 1900 but a synonym of Asterias rubens,/i> Linnaeus, 1758 according to Fisher (1930). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:378843
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Date   action   by
2008-12-26 05:08:28Z  created  Mah, Christopher
2017-01-10 08:00:06Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2017). Asteracanthium distichum Brandt, 1851. 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=378843 on 2017-09-26
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