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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster Wyville Thomson, 1878 
AphiaID: 123267

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 editorPorcellanasteridae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanasteridae Sladen, 1883
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbatrossaster Ludwig, 1907 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbatrossia Ludwig, 1905 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulaster Perrier, 1882 (Synonym according to Ludwig (1907))
Sources  original description Thomson, C. W. (1878). The voyage of the "Challenger" : the Atlantic. London: Macmillan. 1: 1-424. 2: 1-396., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11731956
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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster eremicus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1921))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster granulosus Perrier, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster inermis Perrier, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Lieberkind (1935))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster irregularis Lieberkind, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123267
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-01-21 08:09:52Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2009-01-18 22:01:36Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2017-06-13 21:48:12Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2017). Porcellanaster Wyville Thomson, 1878. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2017). European Register of Marine Species at http://www.marbef.org/data/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123267 on 2017-10-23
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