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Linckia  Nardo, 1834
Taxonomic Serial No.: 157047

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Calliophidiaster Tommasi, 1970
 
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  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  
    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  
                      OrderValvatida Perrier, 1884  
                         FamilyOphidiasteridae Verrill, 1870  
                            GenusLinckia Nardo, 1834  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Linckia bouvieri Perrier, 1875  
                               Species Linckia columbiae Gray, 1840  
                               Species Linckia gracilis Liao, 1985  
                               Species Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840  
                               Species Linckia kuhli von Martens, 1866  
                               Species Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) – azure sea star 
                               Species Linckia multifora (Lamarck, 1816)  
                               Species Linckia nodosa Perrier, 1875  
                               Species Linckia tyloplax H. L. Clark, 1914  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Christopher Mah  
  Notes: Research Collaborator, Department of Invertebrate Zoology (MRC163), National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560-0163   
  Reference for: Linckia    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Linckia   
       
  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: Linckia   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Straughan, Dale, and Richard W. Klink  
  Publication Date: 1980   
  Article/Chapter Title: A Taxonomic Listing of Common Marine Invertebrate Species from Southern California   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Technical Reports of the Allan Hancock Foundation, no. 3   
  Page(s): vi + 281   
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  Reference for: Linckia   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178186  
 

 

   

 
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