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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroasteridae Sladen, 1889 
AphiaID: 123125

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroidea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatida
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatida
Sources  original description Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates. [details]

identification resource Howell, K.L. A.D. Rogers, P.A. Tyler, and D.S.M. Billett. (2004). Reproductive isolation among morphotypes of the Atlantic seastar species Zoroaster fulgens. Marine Biology 144: 977-984., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-003-1248-8 [details]

identification resource McKnight, D.G. (2006). Marine Fauna of New Zealand: Echinodermata: Asteroidea (sea-stars). 3. Orders Velatida, Spinulosida, Forcipulatida, Brisingida with addenda to Paxillosida, Valvatida. NIWA Biodiversity Memoir 120: 1-187. [details]

identification resource Mah, C. & D. Foltz. (2011). Molecular Phylogeny of the Forcipulatacea (Asteroidea: Echinodermata): systematics and biogeography. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 162(3): 646-660, available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2010.00688.x/abstract [details]

identification resource Mah, C. (2007). Phylogeny of the Zoroasteridae (Zorocallina;Forcipulatida): evolutionary events in deep-sea Asteroidea displaying Palaeozoic features. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 150: 177-210., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2007.00291.x [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBythiolophus Fisher, 1916
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoraster Downey, 1970
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxoderma Fisher, 1905
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholidaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSagenaster Mah, 2007
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerminaster Hess, 1974 †
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster Thomson, 1873

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMammaster Perrier, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrognaster Perrier, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster Thomson, 1873
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123125
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-12-29 02:37:08Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Zoroasteridae Sladen, 1889. In: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database at http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123125 on 2014-09-18
  
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