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Astropecten irregularis  (Pennant, 1777)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 156909

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Astropecten aurantciacus Forbes, 1841
 
    Astropecten aurantiaca Forbes, 1841
 
    Astropecten acicularis Norman, 1865
 
    Astropecten hispidus Müller & Troschel, 1842
 
    Astropecten muelleri Müller & Troschel, 1844
 
  Common Name(s): sand star [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumEchinodermata Bruguière, 1791 [ex Klein, 1734] – echinoderms, échinodermes, bolacha da praia, equinoderma, equinodermata, estrela do mar, ouriço do mar  
             SubphylumAsterozoa   
                ClassAsteroidea de Blainville, 1830 – étoiles de mer, stelléridés, estrela do mar, sea stars, starfishes, starfish, estrella de mar  
                   SuperorderValvatacea Blake, 1987  
                      OrderPaxillosida Perrier, 1884  
                         FamilyAstropectinidae Gray, 1840  
                            GenusAstropecten Gray, 1840  
                               SpeciesAstropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777) – sand star  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Subspecies Astropecten irregularis irregularis (Pennant, 1777)  
                                  Subspecies Astropecten irregularis pentacanthus (Delle Chiaje, 1827)  
                                  Subspecies Astropecten irregularis pontoporeus Sladen, 1883  
                                  Subspecies Astropecten irregularis serratus (Müller & Troschel, 1842)  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Christopher Mah  
  Notes: Research Collaborator, Department of Invertebrate Zoology (MRC163), National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560-0163   
  Reference for: Astropecten irregularis    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Astropecten irregularis   
       
  Source: WoRMS - World Asteroidea Database, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org   
  Reference for: Astropecten irregularis   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Clark, Ailsa M. / Jangoux, Michel, and John M. Lawrence, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title: An index of names of recent Asteroidea, Part 1: Paxillosida and Notomyotida   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Echinoderm Studies, vol. 3   
  Page(s): 225-347   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 90-6191-765-5, 0168-6100  
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Astropecten irregularis   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Eastern Atlantic Ocean  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin:    
 

 

   

 Comments
       
  Comment: urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123867  
 

 

   

 
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