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Sclerasterias contorta  (Perrier, 1881)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 157286

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Asterias contorta Perrier, 1881
 
    Asterias angulosa Perrier, 1881
 
    Orthasterias contorta (Perrier, 1881)
 
    Orthasterias subangulosa Verrill, 1914
 
    Sclerasterias subangulosa (Verrill, 1914)
 
    Stylasterias contorta (Perrier, 1881)
 
    Stylasterias subangulosa (Verrill, 1914)
 
  Common Name(s):    
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 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  
                   SuperorderForcipulatacea Blake, 1987  
                      OrderForcipulatida Perrier, 1884  
                         FamilyAsteriidae Gray, 1840  
                            GenusSclerasterias Perrier, 1891  
                               SpeciesSclerasterias contorta (Perrier, 1881)  
       

 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: Sclerasterias contorta    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Sclerasterias contorta   
       
  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: Sclerasterias contorta   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Clark, Ailsa M., and Christopher Mah / Jangoux, Michel, and John M. Lawrence, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2001   
  Article/Chapter Title: An index of names of recent Asteroidea, Part 4: Forcipulatida and Brisingida   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Echinoderm Studies, vol. 6   
  Page(s): 229-347   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 90-5809-301-8, 0168-6100  
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Sclerasterias contorta   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178804  
 

 

   

 
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