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Luidia  Forbes, 1839
Taxonomic Serial No.: 156865

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Alternaster Döderlein, 1920
    Armaster Döderlein, 1920
    Astrella Perrier in Milne-Edwards, 1882
    Denudaster Döderlein, 1920
    Maculaster Döderlein, 1920
    Integraster Döderlein, 1920
    Hemicnemis Müller & Troschel, 1840
    Quinaster Döderlein, 1920
    Petalaster Gray, 1840
    Senegaster Döderlein, 1920
    Penangaster Döderlein, 1920
    Platasterias Gray, 1871
    Luidia (Luidia) Forbes, 1839
    Luidia (Platasterias) Gray, 1871
    Luidia chefooensis Grube, 1876
    Luidia debilis Grube, 1866
    Solaster gracilis Grube, 1865
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  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  
                      OrderPaxillosida Perrier, 1884  
                         FamilyLuidiidae Sladen, 1889  
                            GenusLuidia Forbes, 1839  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Luidia alternata (Say, 1825)  
                               Species Luidia amurensis Döderlein, 1920  
                               Species Luidia armata Ludwig, 1905  
                               Species Luidia aspera Sladen, 1889  
                               Species Luidia asthenosoma Fisher, 1906  
                               Species Luidia atlantidea Madsen, 1950  
                               Species Luidia australiae Döderlein, 1920  
                               Species Luidia avicularia Fisher, 1913  
                               Species Luidia barbadensis Perrier, 1881  
                               Species Luidia bellonae Lütken, 1865  
                               Species Luidia changi Liu, Liao & Li, 2006  
                               Species Luidia ciliaris (Philippi, 1837)  
                               Species Luidia clathrata (Say, 1825) – lined sea star 
                               Species Luidia columbia (Gray, 1840)  
                               Species Luidia denudata Koehler, 1910  
                               Species Luidia difficilis Liu, Liao & Li, 2006  
                               Species Luidia ferruginea Ludwig, 1905  
                               Species Luidia foliolata Grube, 1866  
                               Species Luidia gymnochora Fisher, 1913  
                               Species Luidia hardwicki (Gray, 1840)  
                               Species Luidia herdmani A. M. Clark, 1953  
                               Species Luidia heterozona Fisher, 1940  
                               Species Luidia hexactis H. L. Clark, 1938  
                               Species Luidia inarmata Döderlein, 1920  
                               Species Luidia integra Koehler, 1910  
                               Species Luidia latiradiata (Gray, 1871)  
                               Species Luidia lawrencei Hopkins & Knott, 2010  
                               Species Luidia longispina Sladen, 1889  
                               Species Luidia ludwigi Fisher, 1906  
                               Species Luidia maculata Müller & Troschel, 1842  
                               Species Luidia magellanica Leipoldt, 1895  
                               Species Luidia magnifica Fisher, 1906  
                               Species Luidia mauritiensis Koehler, 1910  
                               Species Luidia neozelanica Mortensen, 1925  
                               Species Luidia orientalis Fisher, 1913  
                               Species Luidia patriae Bernasconi, 1941  
                               Species Luidia penangensis de Loriol, 1891  
                               Species Luidia phragma H. L. Clark, 1910  
                               Species Luidia porteri A. H. Clark, 1917  
                               Species Luidia prionota Fisher, 1913  
                               Species Luidia quinaria von Martens, 1865  
                               Species Luidia sagamina Döderlein, 1920  
                               Species Luidia sarsii Düben & Koren in Düben, 1845  
                               Species Luidia savignyi (Audouin, 1826)  
                               Species Luidia senegalensis (Lamarck, 1816) – nine-armed sea star 
                               Species Luidia sibogae Döderlein, 1920  
                               Species Luidia superba A. H. Clark, 1917  
                               Species Luidia tessellata Lütken, 1859  
                               Species Luidia yesoensis 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: Luidia    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Luidia   
  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: Luidia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Clark, Ailsa M., and Maureen E. Downey  
  Publication Date: 1992   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Starfishes of the Atlantic   
  Page(s): xxvi + 794   
  Publisher: Chapman and Hall   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-412-43280-3   
  Reference for: Luidia   

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