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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParvulastra exigua (Lamarck, 1816) 
AphiaID: 459556

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 editorParvulastra (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParvulastra exigua (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParvulastra O'Loughlin in O'Loughlin & Waters, 2004
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias exigua Lamarck, 1816
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias minuta de Blainville, 1834 (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina exigua (Lamarck, 1816)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriscus kraussi (Gray, 1840) (synonym of Asterina (=Patiriella) exigua according to Sladen (1889))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatiriella exigua (Lamarck, 1816)
Sources  basis of record (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatiriella exigua (Lamarck, 1816)) Clark, A.M. and M.E. Downey. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. Chapman & Hall Identification Guides, 3. Chapman & Hall: London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality False Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Angola
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Angola [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Australia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Australia (state) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Indian Ocean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Helena [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFalse Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAscension [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (71 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (101 nucleotides; 73 proteins) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:459556
Taxonomic
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2010-02-27 02:02:44Z  created  Mah, Christopher
2012-03-06 23:38:39Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Parvulastra exigua (Lamarck, 1816). 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=459556 on 2014-11-21
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