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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster affinis (Müller & Troschel, 1842) 
AphiaID: 370897

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 editorOreasteridae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster affinis
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster Döderlein, 1916
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster affinis Müller & Troschel, 1842
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster affinis Müller & Troschel, 1842
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster muelleri Bell, 1884 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Rowe (1971))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster thurstoni Bell, 1888
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros affinis (Muller & Troschel, 1842)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros muelleri (Bell, 1884) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Rowe (1971))
Sources  original description Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. Vieweg: Braunschweig. xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 46 [details] [full text]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection (3 records) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:370897
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2008-12-07 02:46:14Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2008). Pentaceraster affinis (Müller & Troschel, 1842). In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed at http://marinespecies.org/Asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=370897 on 2017-10-24
   
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