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Protoreaster nodosus  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 990852

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Asterias dorsatus Linnaeus, 1753
    Asterias nodosa Linnaeus, 1758
    Oreaster turritus (Gray, 1840)
    Oreaster nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758)
    Oreaster mutica von Martens, 1866
    Oreaster nahensis Goto, 1914
    Oreaster hondurae Domantay & Roxas, 1938
    Oreaster intermedia von Martens, 1866
    Oreaster hiulcus Müller & Troschel, 1842
    Oreaster mammosus Perrier, 1869
    Oreaster clouei Perrier, 1869
    Oreaster franklini (Gray, 1840)
    Pentaceros turritus Gray, 1840
    Pentaceros clouei (Perrier, 1869)
    Pentaceros franklini Gray, 1840
    Pentaceros modestus Gray, 1866
    Pentaceros nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758)
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                   SuperorderValvatacea Blake, 1987  
                      OrderValvatida Perrier, 1884  
                         FamilyOreasteridae Fisher, 1911  
                            GenusProtoreaster Döderlein, 1916  
                               SpeciesProtoreaster nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758)  

  Expert: Christopher Mah  
  Notes: Research Collaborator, Department of Invertebrate Zoology (MRC163), National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560-0163   
  Reference for: Protoreaster nodosus    
  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: Protoreaster nodosus   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Indo-West Pacific  






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