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Asteroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrasterias Verrill, 1909 
AphiaID: 123231

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 > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrasterias
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthion lincki Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrasterias lincki (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae Gray, 1840
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias (Urasterias) Verrill, 1909
Sources  original description Verrill, A.E. (1909). Description of new genera and species of starfishes from the North Pacific coast of America. American Journal of Science 28: 59-70., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/124423#page/75/mode/1up
page(s): 67 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrasterias lincki (Müller & Troschel, 1842)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrasterias enopla (Verrill, 1895) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrasterias lincki (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
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:123231
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-12-29 02:59:07Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2008). Urasterias Verrill, 1909. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed at http://marinespecies.org/Asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123231 on 2017-07-21
   
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