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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Porania) antarctica E. A. Smith, 1876 
AphiaID: 178005

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 editorValvatida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Porania)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Porania) Gray, 1840
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Porania) armata Koehler, 1917 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1876)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania armata Koehler, 1917 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania glaber Sladen, 1889 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962) & Guille (1974))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania spiculata Sladen, 1889 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Sources  basis of record Clark, A.M. and M.E. Downey. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. Chapman & Hall Identification Guides, 3. Chapman & Hall: London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Porania) antarctica antarctica E. A. Smith, 1876
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Porania) antarctica magellanica Studer, 1876

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Porania) antarctica glaber Sladen, 1889 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania glaber Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Porania) antarctica E. A. Smith, 1876 (alternate representation, Subspecies according to McKnight (1976))
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
South Pacific Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMagellan Strait [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Ocean [details]
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAntarctic Ocean [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSubantarctic Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPacific Ocean [details]

Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNMNH US Antarctic Research Program Page 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
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Porania antarctica aboral surface
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178005
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Date   action   by
2005-07-28 06:51:10Z  created  Braeckman, Ulrike
2008-06-11 12:57:51Z  checked  Danis, Bruno
2008-10-24 13:48:31Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2009-01-30 03:03:03Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Porania (Porania) antarctica E. A. Smith, 1876. 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=178005 on 2014-04-17
  
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