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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylaster cretaceous Jell, Cook & Jell, 2011 † 
AphiaID: 579991

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroidolina (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthoathecata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFilifera (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylaster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylaster Gray, 1831
Source  original description Jell, J.S.; Cook, A.G.; Jell, P.A. (2011). Australian Cretaceous Cnidaria and Porifera. Alcheringa: An Australasian Journal of Palaeontology, 35(2), 241-284., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03115518.2011.532322 [details]

Environment marine
Fossil range fossil only
Distribution 
From other sources
Australia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Australia [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology Azooxanthellate [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Maastrichtian (Upper Cretaceous) of Western Australia (oldest known stylasterid) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:579991
Taxonomic
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2011-09-12 13:32:57Z  created  Cairns, Stephen
  
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  Citation: Cairns, S. (2014). Stylaster cretaceous Jell, Cook & Jell, 2011. In: Schuchert, P. (2014) World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=579991 on 2014-09-01
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