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Nymphaster  Sladen, 1889
Taxonomic Serial No.: 157031

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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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  
                         FamilyGoniasteridae Forbes, 1841  
                            GenusNymphaster Sladen, 1889  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Nymphaster alcocki Ludwig, 1900  
                               Species Nymphaster arenatus (Perrier, 1881)  
                               Species Nymphaster arthrocnemis Fisher, 1913  
                               Species Nymphaster atopus Fisher, 1913  
                               Species Nymphaster diomedeae Ludwig, 1905  
                               Species Nymphaster dyscritus Fisher, 1913  
                               Species Nymphaster euryplax Fisher, 1913  
                               Species Nymphaster gardineri (Bell, 1909)  
                               Species Nymphaster habrotatus Fisher, 1913  
                               Species Nymphaster leptodomus Fisher, 1913  
                               Species Nymphaster meseres Fisher, 1913  
                               Species Nymphaster moebii (Studer, 1884)  
                               Species Nymphaster moluccanus Fisher, 1913  
                               Species Nymphaster mucronatus Fisher, 1913  
                               Species Nymphaster nora Alcock, 1893  
                               Species Nymphaster pentagonus H. L. Clark, 1916  

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