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Asteroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatacea 
AphiaID: 582528

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
Authority Blake, 1987
Status accepted
Rank Superorder
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroidea
Sources  original description Blake, D.B. (1987). Classification and phylogeny of post-Paleozoic sea stars (Asteroidea: Echinodermata). Journal of Natural History 21: 481-528.  [details]

status source Mah, C.L. and D.W. Foltz. (2011). Molecular Phylogeny of the Valvatacea (Asteroidea, Echinodermata). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 161: 769-788., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2010.00659.x/full [details]

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taxa (3)

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 Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotomyotida
Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaxillosida
Order Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatida
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:582528
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2011-10-20 21:42:30Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Valvatacea. 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=582528 on 2014-07-31
  
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