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Peltaster placenta  (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 990611

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Ceramaster placenta (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
    Peltaster planus (Verrill, 1895)
    Goniaster placenta (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
    Goniaster placentaeformis (Heller, 1863)
    Goniaster nidarosiensis Storm, 1881
    Goniaster acutus (Heller, 1863)
    Goniodiscus acutus Heller, 1863
    Goniodiscus placenta Müller & Troschel, 1842
    Goniodiscus placentaeformis Heller, 1863
    Peltaster nidarosiensis (Storm, 1881)
    Peltaster hebes Verrill, 1899
    Pentagonaster planus Verrill, 1895
    Pentagonaster vincenti Perrier, 1885
    Pentagonaster minor Koehler, 1895
    Pentagonaster mirabilis Perrier, 1875
    Pentagonaster nidarosiensis (Storm, 1881)
    Pentagonaster acutus (Heller, 1863)
    Sphaeriodiscus placenta (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
    Tosia mirabilis (Perrier, 1875)
    Tosia placenta (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          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  
                   SuperorderValvatacea Blake, 1987  
                      OrderValvatida Perrier, 1884  
                         FamilyGoniasteridae Forbes, 1841  
                            GenusPeltaster Verrill, 1899  
                               SpeciesPeltaster placenta (Müller & Troschel, 1842)  

  Expert: Christopher Mah  
  Notes: Research Collaborator, Department of Invertebrate Zoology (MRC163), National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560-0163   
  Reference for: Peltaster placenta    
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  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: Peltaster placenta   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Eastern Atlantic Ocean  






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