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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllostichaster capensis (Perrier, 1875) 
AphiaID: 178784

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 editorStichasteridae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllostichaster > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllostichaster capensis
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllostichaster Verrill, 1914
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias capensis Perrier, 1875
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllostichaster hebes (Verrill, 1915) (Synonym according to Madsen (1956) and then A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllostichaster inaequalis Koehler, 1923 (Synonym according to Madsen (1956))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias capensis Perrier, 1875
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias fernandensis de Loriol, 1904 (Synonym according to Madsen (1956))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmasterias capensis (Perrier, 1875)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanasterias hebes Verrill, 1915 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992).)
Sources  original description Perrier, E. (1875). Révision de la collection de stellérides du Museum d’Histoire naturelle de Paris. Paris, Reinwald. 384 p., available online at https://books.google.com/books?id=aY8qAAAAYAAJ&redir_esc=y [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality South African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From editor or global species database
South Africa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
From regional or thematic species database
South Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorFalkland Islands part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
From other sources
Angola
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Angola [details]
Chile
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Chile [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTierra del Fuego [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFalse Bay (South Africa) [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGough Island [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTristan da Cunha [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTristan da Cunha (Fracture Zone) [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMagellan Strait [details]
Uruguay
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUruguay [details]

 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 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 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality South Africa (Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976). [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178784
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-08-05 07:22:50Z  created  Aracina, Claudia
2008-12-26 05:08:28Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2008). Allostichaster capensis (Perrier, 1875). In: Mah, C.L. (2015) World Asteroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178784 on 2016-08-25
   
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