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Asteropsis  Müller & Troschel, 1840
Taxonomic Serial No.: 656006

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Asterope Müller & Troschel, 1840
    Gymnasteria Gray, 1840
    Asteropsis lissoterga (Benham, 1911)
    Gymnasteria lissotergum Benham, 1911
  Common Name(s):    
  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  
          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  
                         FamilyAsteropseidae Hotchkiss & Clark, 1976  
                            GenusAsteropsis Müller & Troschel, 1840  
    Direct Children:  
                               SpeciesAsteropsis carinifera (Lamarck, 1816)  

  Expert: Christopher Mah   
  Notes: Research Collaborator, Department of Invertebrate Zoology (MRC163), National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560-0163   
  Reference for: Asteropsis    
  Other Source(s):    
  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: Asteropsis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Liao, Yulin, and Alisa M. Clark, eds.   
  Publication Date: 1995   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Echinoderms of Southern China   
  Page(s): iii + 614   
  Publisher: Science Press   
  Publication Place: Beijing, China   
  ISBN/ISSN: 7-03-004081-3   
  Reference for: Asteropsis   

 Geographic Information
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    Apparently a 'parahomonym' of (different kingdom, same name as) fungal genus Asteropsis Fragoso (TSN 194441) and Compositae plant genus Asteropsis Less. (1832)  



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