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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEratosaster Mah, 2011 
AphiaID: 559188

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 editorGoniasteridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae Forbes, 1841
Source  original description Mah, C.L. (2011). Taxonomy of high-latitude Goniasteridae (Subantarctic & Antarctic): one new genus and three new species with an overview and a key to taxa. Zootaxa 2759:1–48. , available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2011/f/z02759p048f.pdf [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEratosaster jenae Mah, 2011
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:559188
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2011-02-07 17:36:04Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Eratosaster Mah, 2011. 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=559188 on 2014-08-31
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