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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopectinidae Verrill, 1899 
AphiaID: 123126

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 editorValvatacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotomyotida
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotomyotida
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopectininae Verrill, 1894 (syonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchasterinae Sladen, 1889 (Synonym)
Sources  original description Verrill, A.E. (1899). Revision of certain genera and species of starfishes, with descriptions of new forms. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 10(1): 145-234 [details]

identification resource Clark, A.M. (1981). Notes on Atlantic and other Asteroidea. 1. Family Benthopectinidae. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zoology) 41: 91-135., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2365197 [details]

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Vernacular
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Language   Name 
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornålsjöstjärnor  [details]
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taxa (16)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcontiaster Döderlein, 1921
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten Verrill, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster Studer, 1883
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaussaster Ludwig, 1910
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyonotus Fisher, 1911
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster Fisher, 1911
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster Perrier, 1885
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster Sladen, 1885

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcantharchaster Verrill, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster Studer, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) Studer, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBarbadosaster A.M. Clark, 1981 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Barbadosaster) A.M. Clark, 1981
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChristopheraster A.M. Clark, 1981 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) A.M. Clark, 1981
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster Studer, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) Studer, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarcellaster Koehler, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) Studer, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster Sladen, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten Verrill, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster Verrill, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster Studer, 1883
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaraster A.H. Clark, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster Fisher, 1911
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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:123126
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2005-07-29 11:05:05Z  changed  Braeckman, Ulrike
2008-06-11 12:57:51Z  checked  Danis, Bruno
2009-01-19 04:03:02Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Benthopectinidae Verrill, 1899. 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=123126 on 2014-08-29
  
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