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Asteronyx loveni  Müller and Troschel, 1842
Taxonomic Serial No.: 157348

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Asteronyx lymani Verrill, 1899
    Asteronyx dispar Müller and Troschel, 1842
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                ClassOphiuroidea Gray, 1840 – basket stars, brittlestars, snake stars, ofiúro, serpente do mar, ophiures, basket stars, brittle stars, brittlestars, snake stars  
                   OrderPhrynophiurida Matsumoto, 1915 – euryhaline brittle stars, euryhaline brittle stars  
                      SuborderEuryalina Lamarck, 1816  
                         FamilyAsteronychidae Müller and Troschel, 1842  
                            GenusAsteronyx Müller and Troschel, 1842  
                               SpeciesAsteronyx loveni Müller and Troschel, 1842  

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Asteronyx loveni   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Clark, Hubert Lyman  
  Publication Date: 1915   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalogue of recent Ophiurans: Based on the collection of the Museum of Comparative Zoology   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, vol. 25, no. 4   
  Page(s): 165-376   
  Publication Place: Cambridge, Mass.   
  Reference for: Asteronyx loveni   

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