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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias spinosa Retzius, 1805 
AphiaID: 379639

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 (Homonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) echinophorus (Lamarck, 1816)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) Gray, 1840
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758
Source Not documented
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (30 publications) 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomonymy A junior homonym of A. spinosa Pennant, 1777 and replaced by Echinaster (Othilia) echinophora Lamarck, 1816 (Echinasteridae) according to Fisher (1919). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:379639
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2009-01-05 03:22:03Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Asterias spinosa Retzius, 1805. 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=379639 on 2014-07-26
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