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Asteroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpheraster Fisher, 1923 
AphiaID: 178776

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 editorPedicellasteridae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpheraster
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSporasterias mariana Ludwig, 1905
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPedicellasteridae Perrier, 1884
Sources  original description Fisher, W.K. (1923).A preliminary synopsis of the Asteriidae, a family of sea-stars. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 12(9): 247-258
page(s): 253 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpheraster alaminos Downey, 1971
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpheraster atactus Fisher, 1928
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpheraster chiroplus Fisher, 1928
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpheraster distichopus (Fisher, 1917)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpheraster hyperonchus (H.L. Clark, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpheraster marianus (Ludwig, 1905)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
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:178776
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Date   action   by
2005-08-05 07:22:50Z  created  Aracina, Claudia
2009-01-30 03:03:03Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2009). Ampheraster Fisher, 1923. In: Mah, C.L. (2015) World Asteroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178776 on 2016-08-25
   
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