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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias obtusispinosa Bell, 1881 
AphiaID: 379531

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 obtusispinosa (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym according to Madsen (1956))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmasterias lurida (Philippi, 1858)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758
Source  original description Bell, F. J. (1881). Account of the Echinodermata collected during the Survey of H.M.S. "Alert" in the Straits of Magellan and on the Coast of Patagonia. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. p. 87-101, p. VIII & IX., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96698#page/131/mode/1up
page(s): 92 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:379531
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2009-01-04 05:20:04Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2009). Asterias obtusispinosa Bell, 1881. 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=379531 on 2017-10-20
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