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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTegulaster leptalacantha (H.L. Clark, 1916) 
AphiaID: 459140

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 editorAsterinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTegulaster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTegulaster leptalacantha (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTegulaster Livingstone, 1933
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina leptalacantha H.L. Clark, 1916
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDisasterina leptalacantha (H.L. Clark, 1916)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDisasterina leptalacantha africana Mortensen, 1933
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDisasterina leptalacantha leptalacantha (H.L. Clark, 1916)
Source  basis of record (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDisasterina leptalacantha (H.L. Clark, 1916)) Clark, A.M. (1993). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 2: Valvatida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1993). Echinoderm Studies, 4: pp. 187-366 (look up in IMIS[details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:459140
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2010-02-22 22:43:04Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Tegulaster leptalacantha (H.L. Clark, 1916). 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=459140 on 2014-11-27
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