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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis inflata (Fisher, 1906) 
AphiaID: 381961

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 editorValvatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis inflata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis Perrier, 1891
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlexandraster inflatus Fisher, 1906
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlexandraster mirus Ludwig, 1905 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis inflata flexilis Fisher, 1910
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis inflata inflata (Fisher, 1906) (see Mah & Foltz (2014))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis japonica Fisher, 1939 (Synonym according to Mah & Foltz (2014))
Sources 
source of synonymy (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis inflata flexilis Fisher, 1910) Mah, C.L. & Foltz, D.W. (2014). New Taxa and Taxonomic Revisions to the Poraniidae (Valvatacea; Asteroidea) with Comments on Feeding Biology. Zootaxa 3795(3): 327-372. , available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3795.3.7 [details]

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis inflata flexilis Fisher, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis inflata (Fisher, 1906)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis inflata inflata (Fisher, 1906) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis inflata (Fisher, 1906)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Canada
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Columbia [details]
Ecuador
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalapagos Islands [details]
Gulf of Alaska
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Alaska [details]
Japan
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJapan [details]
Mexico
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBaja California [details]
United States
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalifornia [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOregon [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:381961
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-01-30 03:03:03Z  created  Mah, Christopher
2013-05-30 19:37:16Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Poraniopsis inflata (Fisher, 1906). 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=381961 on 2014-12-27
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