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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten heteracanthus Macan, 1938 
AphiaID: 380751

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 editorNotomyotida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopectinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten heteracanthus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten Verrill, 1884
Sources  original description Macan, T.T. (1938). Asteroidea. Scientific Reports, John Murray Expedition 1933-1934, 4(9): 323-435, plates 1-6. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Gulf of Aden
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Aden [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:380751
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2009-01-19 15:30:12Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Benthopecten heteracanthus Macan, 1938. 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=380751 on 2014-11-24
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