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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis Müller & Troschel, 1840 
AphiaID: 203861

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 editorValvatida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropseidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropseidae Hotchkiss & Clark, 1976
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterope Müller & Troschel, 1840 (A junior primary homonym of Asterope Hubner, 1819 according to Wright in Spencer & Wright (1966))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnasteria Gray, 1840 (synonym according to Muller and Troschel (1842))
Sources  basis of record Clark, A.M. (1993). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 2: Valvatida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1993). Echinoderm Studies, 4: pp. 187-366 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis carinifera (Lamarck, 1816)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis lissoterga (Benham, 1911) (nomen dubium, Validity doubtful according to A.M. Clark (1993))

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis capreensis Gasco, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarginaster capreensis (Gasco, 1876)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis ctenacantha Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Porania) pulvillus pulvillus (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis imbricata Grube, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDermasterias imbricata (Grube, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis imperialis Farquhar, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricia imperialis (Farquhar, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis pulvillus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Porania) pulvillus (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis vernicina Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricia vernicina (Lamarck, 1816)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Placed in family Asteropidae in Clark & Rowe (1971).
Type species: Asterias carinifera Lamarck 1816, by monotypy (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:203861
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Date   action   by
1999-06-17 15:34:58Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-25 12:31:29Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2008-01-21 08:09:52Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2008-10-23 03:57:33Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Asteropsis Müller & Troschel, 1840. 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=203861 on 2014-12-28
  
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