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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
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina leptalacantha H.L. Clark, 1916
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 leptalacantha (H.L. Clark, 1916)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDisasterina leptalacantha var. africana Mortensen, 1933
Sources  original description Clark, H. L. (1916). Report on the sea-lilies, starfishes, brittle-stars and sea-urchins obtained by the F.I.S. "Endeavour" on the coasts of Queensland, New South Wales, Tasmania, Victoria, South Australia, and Western Australia. Biological Results of the Fishing experiments carried on by the F.I.S. Endeavour 1909-1914. 4(1), 1-123., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/48791#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 57 [details]

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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) [from synonym] [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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2010-02-22 22:43:04Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2010). Tegulaster leptalacantha (H.L. Clark, 1916). In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=459140 on 2017-10-21
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