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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissasterias H.L. Clark, 1923 
AphiaID: 178800

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 editorAsteriidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissasterias
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae Gray, 1840
Sources  original description Clark, H. L. (1923). The Echinoderm fauna of South Africa. Annals of the South African Museum. 13(7): 221-435, 23 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1541222#page/263/mode/1up
page(s): 307 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissasterias heptactis H.L. Clark, 1926
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissasterias monacantha McKnight, 1973
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissasterias obtusispina H.L. Clark, 1926
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissasterias polyacantha H.L. Clark, 1923
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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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Perissaasterias in Clark & Courtman-Stock (1976).
Type species: Perissasterias polyacantha H.L. Clark, 1923 by monotypy (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178800
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Date   action   by
2005-08-05 07:22:50Z  created  Aracina, Claudia
2008-01-19 09:31:50Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2008). Perissasterias H.L. Clark, 1923. In: Mah, C.L. (2016). World Asteroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/Asteroidea../aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178800 on 2016-12-08
   
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