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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
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster Sladen, 1885
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster christi Studer, 1884 (Synonym according to 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. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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]
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]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]

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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
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. (2014). Psilaster acuminatus Sladen, 1889. 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=178709 on 2014-08-27
  
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