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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias crassispina H.L. Clark, 1941 
AphiaID: 379147

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 editorAsterias (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias crassispina (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym according to Downey in Clark & Downey (1992))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias forbesi (Desor, 1848)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758
Source  original description Clark, H. L. (1941). Reports on the scientific results of the Atlantis expeditions to the West Indies, under the joint auspices of the University of Havana and Harvard University. The Echinoderms (other than holothurians). Memorias de la Sociedad Cubana de Historia Natural. 15(1): 1-154, 10 plates.
page(s): 68 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:379147
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2009-01-01 07:33:05Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2015). Asterias crassispina H.L. Clark, 1941. In: Mah, C.L. (2015) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=379147 on 2016-09-30
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