BeRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 123219

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 editorForcipulatacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae Gray, 1840
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias amurensis Lutken, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Common starfish - Asterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Common starfish - Aste...
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Asterias rubens
Asterias rubens
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Asterias rubens
Asterias rubens
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123219
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-12-19 07:06:44Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Asterias Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: VLIZ Belgian Marine Species Consortium (2010) The Belgian Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/berms/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123219 on 2014-12-18
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