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Cheiraster  Studer, 1883
Taxonomic Serial No.: 156972

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Acantharchaster Verrill, 1894
 
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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  
    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  
                      OrderNotomyotida Ludwig, 1910  
                         FamilyBenthopectinidae Verrill, 1894  
                            GenusCheiraster Studer, 1883  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Cheiraster cribellum (Alcock, 1893)  
                               Species Cheiraster gerlachei Ludwig, 1903  
                               Species Cheiraster granulatus Ludwig, 1910  
                               Species Cheiraster monopedicellaris McKnight, 1973  
                               Species Cheiraster richardsoni Fell, 1958  
                               Species Cheiraster subtuberculatus (Sladen, 1889)  
                               Species Cheiraster trullipes (Sladen, 1889)  
                               Subgenus Cheiraster (Barbadosaster) A. M. Clark, 1981  
                               Subgenus Cheiraster (Cheiraster) Studer, 1883  
                               Subgenus Cheiraster (Christopheraster) A. M. Clark, 1981  
                               Subgenus Cheiraster (Luidiaster) Studer, 1884  
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Cheiraster   
       
  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: Cheiraster   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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   
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  Reference for: Cheiraster   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Spencer, W. K., and C. W. Wright / Durham, J. Wyatt, et al. / Moore, Raymond C., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1966   
  Article/Chapter Title: Asterozoans   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part U, Echinodermata 3, vol. 1   
  Page(s): U4-U107   
  Publisher: The Geological Society of America and The University of Kansas Press   
  Publication Place: Lawrence, Kansas, USA   
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  Reference for: Cheiraster   
       

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  Comment: urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123240  
 

 

   

 
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