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Asterias bituminosa

Asteroidea - Asteriidae

Taxonomy
Asterias bituminosa was named by Geinitz (1849).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Asterias bituminosa Geinitz p. 32
1861Asterias bituminosa Geinitz p. 109

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumAsterozoa
classAsteroidea
subclassAmbuloasteroidea
RankNameAuthor
infraclassNeoasteroidea()
superorderSurculifera
Tripedicellaria
Forcipulatida()
familyAsteriidae
subfamilyAsteriinae
genusAsterias
speciesbituminosaGeinitz 1849

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available