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Anseropoda  Nardo, 1834
Taxonomic Serial No.: 157129

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Asteriscus Müller & Troschel, 1842
    Carna Gistel, 1848
    Palmipes L. Agassiz, 1836
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   

 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  
                         FamilyAsterinidae Gray, 1840 – cushion stars  
                            GenusAnseropoda Nardo, 1834  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Anseropoda antarctica Fisher, 1940  
                               Species Anseropoda aotearoa McKnight, 1973  
                               Species Anseropoda diaphana (Sladen, 1889)  
                               Species Anseropoda fisheri Aziz & Jangoux, 1985  
                               Species Anseropoda grandis Mortensen, 1933  
                               Species Anseropoda habracantha H. L. Clark, 1923  
                               Species Anseropoda insignis Fisher, 1906  
                               Species Anseropoda lobiancoi (Ludwig, 1897)  
                               Species Anseropoda ludovici (Koehler, 1909)  
                               Species Anseropoda macropora Fisher, 1913  
                               Species Anseropoda novemradiata (Bell, 1905)  
                               Species Anseropoda pellucida (Alcock, 1893)  
                               Species Anseropoda petaloides (Goto, 1914)  
                               Species Anseropoda placenta (Pennant, 1777) – goose foot starfish, patte d'oie, pata de ganso 
                               Species Anseropoda rosacea (Lamarck, 1816)  
                               Species Anseropoda tenuis (Goto, 1914)  

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