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Ophiuroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroceras Lyman, 1879 
AphiaID: 206909

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuroidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalinae (Subfamily)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (misspelling)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroceras Lyman, 1879
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalinae Gray, 1840, emended Okanishi et al., 2011
Source  basis of record Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroceras maui McKnight, 1968 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroceras elegans (Bell, 1917)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroceras pleiades Baker, 1980 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroceras pleiades Baker, 1980
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroceras spinigerum Mortensen, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroceras spinigerum Mortensen, 1933
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
Attribute Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuroidea) [details]
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Not to be confused with the mollusc Asteroceras Hyatt, 1867. [details]

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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Astroceras pergamena Lyman, 1879 by monotypy (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206909
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Date   action   by
2000-09-19 07:15:44Z  created  Garcia, Maria
2006-09-06 06:55:51Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2007-07-12 13:29:01Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
2010-05-11 12:22:21Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
2011-09-19 13:40:18Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Asteroceras Lyman, 1879. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2014) World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed through: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2014) World Ophiuroidea database at http://www.marinespecies.org/ophiuroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206909 on 2014-04-19
  
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