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Cheiraster (Luidiaster)  Studer, 1884
Taxonomic Serial No.: 656016

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
  Synonym(s): Luidiaster Studer, 1884
    Marcellaster Koehler, 1907
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  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  
                ClassAsteroidea de Blainville, 1830 – étoiles de mer, stelléridés, estrela do mar, sea stars, starfishes, starfish, estrella de mar  
                   SuperorderValvatacea Blake, 1987  
                      OrderNotomyotida Ludwig, 1910  
                         FamilyBenthopectinidae Verrill, 1894  
                            GenusCheiraster Studer, 1883  
                               SubgenusCheiraster (Luidiaster) Studer, 1884  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Cheiraster antarcticus (Koehler, 1907)  
                                  Species Cheiraster californicus Ziesenhenne, 1942  
                                  Species Cheiraster dawsoni (Verrill, 1880)  
                                  Species Cheiraster hirsutus (Studer, 1884)  
                                  Species Cheiraster planeta (Sladen, 1889)  
                                  Species Cheiraster robustus (A. H. Clark, 1917)  
                                  Species Cheiraster teres (Sladen, 1889)  
                                  Species Cheiraster tuberculatus (Djakonov, 1929)  

  Expert: Christopher Mah  
  Notes: Research Collaborator, Department of Invertebrate Zoology (MRC163), National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560-0163   
  Reference for: Cheiraster (Luidiaster)    
  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: Cheiraster (Luidiaster)   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Clark, Ailsa M., and Maureen E. Downey  
  Publication Date: 1992   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Starfishes of the Atlantic   
  Page(s): xxvi + 794   
  Publisher: Chapman and Hall   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-412-43280-3   
  Reference for: Cheiraster (Luidiaster)   

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