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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster acuminatus Sladen, 1889 
AphiaID: 178709

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 editorPaxillosida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster acuminatus
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster Sladen, 1885
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster acuminatus Sladen, 1889
Sources  original description Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology. 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18948
page(s): 225 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
South Pacific Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCampbell Plateau [details]
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
Australia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAustralia [details]
New Zealand
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Basin [details]

 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (38 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (16 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection (14 records) 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Ecology: benthic, continental shelf, continental slope. General distribution: temperate, discontinuous (South Africa, New Zealand), depth range 146-1150 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Syntypes in Natural History Museum, London (England) 1890.5.7.315-317, Natural History Museum 1890.5.7.318-319. Type locality: Simons Bay, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa; SE of Sydney, New South Wales; and NW of Port Hardy, New Zealand (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178709
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-08-04 14:20:09Z  created  Aracina, Claudia
2008-01-21 08:09:52Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2008). Psilaster acuminatus Sladen, 1889. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/Asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178709 on 2017-06-28
   
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