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Coscinasterias tenuispina  (Lamarck, 1816)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 157293

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Asteracanthion tenuispinum (Lamarck, 1816)
    Asterias atlantica Verrill, 1868
    Asterias savaresi Delle Chiaje, 1825
    Asterias tenuispina Lamarck, 1816
    Lytaster inaequalis Perrier, 1894
    Stellonia tenuispina (Lamarck, 1816)
    Polyasterias tenuispina (Lamarck, 1816)
  Common Name(s): estrella de espinas finas [Spanish]
    étoile de mer épineuse [Portuguese]
    blue spiny starfish [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumEchinodermata Bruguière, 1791 [ex Klein, 1734] – echinoderms, échinodermes, bolacha da praia, equinoderma, equinodermata, estrela do mar, ouriço do mar  
                ClassAsteroidea de Blainville, 1830 – étoiles de mer, stelléridés, estrela do mar, sea stars, starfishes, starfish, estrella de mar  
                   SuperorderForcipulatacea Blake, 1987  
                      OrderForcipulatida Perrier, 1884  
                         FamilyAsteriidae Gray, 1840  
                            GenusCoscinasterias Verrill, 1870  
                               SubgenusCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) Sladen, 1889  
                                  SpeciesCoscinasterias tenuispina (Lamarck, 1816) – estrella de espinas finas, étoile de mer épineuse, blue spiny starfish  

  Expert: Christopher Mah  
  Notes: Research Collaborator, Department of Invertebrate Zoology (MRC163), National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560-0163   
  Reference for: Coscinasterias tenuispina    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Coscinasterias tenuispina   
  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   
  Reference for: Coscinasterias tenuispina   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Eastern Atlantic Ocean  






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