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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris katherinae (Gray, 1840) 
AphiaID: 379157

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 editorLeptasterias (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris (Species) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris katherinae (Subspecies)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias douglasi Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias dubia Verrill, 1909 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris katherinae f. confinis Djakonov, 1938
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias confinis Djakonov, 1938
Sources  original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias douglasi Perrier, 1875) Perrier, E. (1875). Révision de la collection de stellérides du Museum d’Histoire naturelle de Paris. Paris, Reinwald. 384 p., available online at https://books.google.com/books?id=aY8qAAAAYAAJ&redir_esc=y
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Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris katherinae f. confinis Djakonov, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias confinis Djakonov, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris katherinae (Gray, 1840)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:379157
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2009-01-01 07:33:05Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2009). Leptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris katherinae (Gray, 1840). In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=379157 on 2017-09-21
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