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Brisinga  Asbjørnsen, 1856
Taxonomic Serial No.: 157316

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Craterobrisinga Fisher, 1916
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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  – triploblasts  
          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  
                   SuperorderForcipulatacea Blake, 1987  
                      OrderBrisingida Fisher, 1928  
                         FamilyBrisingidae G. O. Sars, 1875  
                            GenusBrisinga Asbjørnsen, 1856  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Brisinga alberti Fisher, 1906  
                               Species Brisinga analoga (Fisher, 1919)  
                               Species Brisinga andamanica Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891  
                               Species Brisinga bengalensis Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891  
                               Species Brisinga chathamica McKnight, 1973  
                               Species Brisinga costata Verrill, 1884  
                               Species Brisinga cricophora Sladen, 1889  
                               Species Brisinga endecacnemos Asbjørnsen, 1856  
                               Species Brisinga eucoryne Fisher, 1916  
                               Species Brisinga evermanni Fisher, 1906  
                               Species Brisinga gunnii Alcock, 1893  
                               Species Brisinga hirsuta Perrier, 1894  
                               Species Brisinga insularum Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891  
                               Species Brisinga panopla Fisher, 1906  
                               Species Brisinga parallela Koehler, 1909  
                               Species Brisinga synaptoma (Fisher, 1917)  
                               Species Brisinga tasmani H. E. S. Clark, 1970  
                               Species Brisinga trachydisca Fisher, 1916  
                               Species Brisinga variispina Ludwig, 1905  

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