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Asteroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIcasterias Fisher, 1923 
AphiaID: 123221

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 > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias panopla Stuxberg, 1879
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae Gray, 1840
Sources  original description Fisher, W.K. (1923).A preliminary synopsis of the Asteriidae, a family of sea-stars. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 12(9): 247-258 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIcasterias panopla (Stuxberg, 1878)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123221
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-10-26 13:36:06Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Icasterias Fisher, 1923. 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=123221 on 2014-07-29
  
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