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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias margaritifera Brandt in Fisher, 1930 
AphiaID: 379525

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)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster ochraceus (Brandt, 1835)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758
Source Not documented
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Name from label, so possibly MS comb. Asteracanthion margaritifer Muller & Troschel, 1842, also from Sitka, Alaska, a synonym of Pisaster ochraceus (Brandt, 1835) according to Fisher (1930). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:379525
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2009-01-03 23:20:49Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Asterias margaritifera Brandt in Fisher, 1930. 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=379525 on 2014-10-23
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