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Asteroidea taxon details

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

178803 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178803)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
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]   
Mah, C. (2008). Perissasterias polyacantha H.L. Clark, 1923. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea./aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178803 on 2017-11-24

Date
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2005-08-05 07:22:50Z
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Aracina, Claudia
2008-12-29 02:59:07Z
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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]   

basis of record Clark, A.M.; Downey, M.E. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. Chapman & Hall Identification Guides, 3. Chapman & Hall. London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Clark, A.M. & Courtman-Stock, J. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Ecology: benthic, continental slope. General distribution: temperate, discontinuous, South Africa, New Zealand, depth range 340-549 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype South African Museum, Cape Town (South Africa) A.6445. Type locality: NW of Lion's Head, Cape Town, South Africa, 285 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
 

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