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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster (Parastropecten) (Ludwig, 1905) 
AphiaID: 380609

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 editorValvatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaxillosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster (Parastropecten) (Subgenus)
Status alternate representation
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster E. A. Smith, 1876
Rank Subgenus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster E. A. Smith, 1876
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParastropecten Ludwig, 1905 (Subgenus according to Fisher (1940).)
Source  original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParastropecten Ludwig, 1905) Ludwig, H. (1905). Asteroidea. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard. 32: 292 pp. [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster (Parastropecten) inermis (Ludwig, 1905) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster inermis (Ludwig, 1905) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster (Parastropecten) stellatus Ziesenhenne, 1942 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster stellatus Ziesenhenne, 1942 (alternate representation)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy A synonym according to Fisher (1911) but restored later by Fisher (1940). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:380609
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2009-01-17 01:37:51Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Leptychaster (Parastropecten) (Ludwig, 1905). 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=380609 on 2014-11-27
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