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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias littoralis (Stimpson, 1853) 
AphiaID: 379481

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 littoralis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias littoralis (Stimpson, 1853)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758
Source  new combination reference Verrill, A. E. (1866). On the Polyps and Echinoderms of New England, with Descriptions of new species. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History. 10: 333-375., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/37035#page/341/mode/1up
page(s): 349 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (16 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:379481
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-01-03 23:20:49Z  created  Mah, Christopher
2017-05-18 15:55:54Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2017). Asterias littoralis (Stimpson, 1853). 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=379481 on 2017-08-19
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