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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCopidaster A.H. Clark, 1948 
AphiaID: 178175

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 editorOphidiasteridae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCopidaster
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCopidaster lymani A.H. Clark, 1948 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphidiasteridae Verrill, 1870
Sources  original description Clark, A. H. (1948). Two new starfishes and a new brittlestar from Florida and Alabama. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 61: 55-66., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34498508#page/252/mode/1up
page(s): 55 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCopidaster cavernicola Solis-Marin & Laguarda-Figueras, 2010
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCopidaster japonicus Kogure & Kohtsuka, 2014
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCopidaster lymani A.H. Clark, 1948
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCopidaster schismochilus (H.L. Clark, 1922)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Copidaster lymani
Copidaster lymani
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Copidaster lymani from Principe Island
Copidaster lymani from...
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178175
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Date   action   by
2005-07-29 06:53:17Z  created  Braeckman, Ulrike
2008-01-25 09:35:43Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2008). Copidaster A.H. Clark, 1948. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/Asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178175 on 2017-07-26
   
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