CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Echinodermata (phylum)  »  Asteroidea (class)  »  Notomyotida (order)  »  Benthopectinidae (family)

CAAB Code: 25 115008 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Cheiraster (Luidiaster) gerlachei    Ludwig, 1903
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata
Family: Benthopectinidae (seastars) - show full list
Common Name: [a seastar]
Recent Synonyms: Luidiaster gerlachei
Organism Type: a seastar

World Register of Marine Species    Name status: alternate representation    Checked on: 2016-05-11
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Species not on current Australian list, but occuring in subantarctic/Antarctic waters:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Scientific Name
verified against
WoRMS, WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species. . Available from http: at VLIZ.

Record details

Record entered on 11-May-2004 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 8-Mar-2012 16:05 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update genus
Modification history:
08-MAR-2012: update genus (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Luidiaster)
 (previous authority: (Ludwig))
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