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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias sertulifera Xantus, 1860 
AphiaID: 379631

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 sertulifera (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrometis sertulifera (Xantus, 1860)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias sertulifera Xantus, 1860
Source  original description Xantus, J. (1860). Descriptions of three new species of starfishes from Cape St. Lucas. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 12:568., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/84757#page/578/mode/1up
page(s): 568 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Mexico
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCabo San Lucas [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:379631
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2009-01-04 23:59:34Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2015). Asterias sertulifera Xantus, 1860. 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=379631 on 2017-02-22
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