Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaEchinodermataAsteroideaValvatidaOphidiasteridaeLinckia

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Overview

Full Name

Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Common names

  • azure sea star eng
  • Blauer Seestern deu
  • 藍指海星 zho
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

There are no subordinate taxa for this species.
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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Echinodermata
class
Asteroidea
order
Valvatida
family
Ophidiasteridae
genus
Linckia
species
Linckia laevigata
 
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Description

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Bibliography

Clark, A. M. and F. W. E. Rowe. (1971). Monograph of Shallow-water Indo-West Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History): London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls.

Ludwig, H. (1899). Echinodermen des Sansibargebietes. Abhandl. d. Senckenb. naturf. Ges. , Bonn, Vol. 21(1): 537 - 563.

Williams, S. T. (2000). Species boundaries in the starfish genus Linckia. Marine Biology 136: 137-148.

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.