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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) pilosus (Alcock, 1893) 
AphiaID: 380786

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 editorCheiraster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) pilosus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) Studer, 1883
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster pilosus Alcock, 1893
Sources  original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster pilosus Alcock, 1893) Alcock, A. (1893). Natural History notes from the HM Indian Marine Survey Steamer Investigator.7. An account of the collection of deep-sea Asteroidea. Annals of the Magazine of Natural History 11(6): 73-121.
page(s): 79 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
South China Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth China Sea [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:380786
Taxonomic
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2009-01-19 15:30:12Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Cheiraster (Cheiraster) pilosus (Alcock, 1893). 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=380786 on 2014-11-28
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