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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia superba A.H. Clark, 1917 
AphiaID: 368146

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 editorPaxillosida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia superba
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia Forbes, 1839
Source  basis of record Downey, M.E. and G.M. Wellington. (1978). Rediscovery of the giant sea-star Luidia superba A.H. Clark in the Galapagos Islands. Bulletin of Marine Science 28(2): 375-376 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Ecuador
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalapagos Islands [details]

Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo The echinoderms of Panama LifeDesks 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:368146
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2008-10-09 02:45:19Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Luidia superba A.H. Clark, 1917. 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=368146 on 2014-12-29
  
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