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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalliasterias Fewkes, 1889 
AphiaID: 992356

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 editorForcipulatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalliasterias (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster M├╝ller & Troschel, 1840
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae Gray, 1840
Source  original description Fewkes, J. W. (1889). New invertebrata from the coast of California. Bulletin of the Essex Institute, Salem. 21(7,8,9): 99-146, plates 1-7., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/43120#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 33 [details] [full text]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalliasterias exquisita (deLoriol, 1888) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster giganteus (Stimpson, 1857)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:992356
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2017-05-17 18:41:18Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2017). Calliasterias Fewkes, 1889. 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=992356 on 2017-08-18
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