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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAquilonastra cepheus (Muller & Troschel, 1842) 
AphiaID: 459525

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 editorAquilonastra (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAquilonastra cepheus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAquilonastra O'Loughlin in O'Loughlin & Waters, 2004
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina burtoni cepheus (Müller & Troschel, 1842) (moved to Aquilonastra by O'Loughlin (2004))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina cepheus (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina iranica Mortensen, 1940
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriscus cepheus Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Subspecies according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Rowe (1971).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriscus verruculatus Peters, 1852 (Synonym)
Sources  basis of record (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina cepheus (Müller & Troschel, 1842)) Clark, A.M. and F.W.E. Rowe. (1971). Monograph of Shallow-water Indo-West Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History): London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls., available online at http://www.abctaxa.be/downloads/additional-information-volume-1/works-famous-holothuroid-workers/fwe-rowe/MonographIndoWestPacific.pdf [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Madagascar
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:459525
Taxonomic
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2010-02-27 02:02:44Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Aquilonastra cepheus (Muller & Troschel, 1842). 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=459525 on 2014-12-20
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