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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterasteridae Perrier, 1875 
AphiaID: 123142

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroidea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelatida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterasteridae
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelatida
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymenasterinae Verrill, 1914
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterasterinae Perrier, 1875
Sources 
identification resource Fisher, W.K. (1911). Asteroidea of the North Pacific and adjacent waters. 1. Phanerozonia and Spinulosida. Bulletin of the US National Museum, 76: xiii+420 pp.122 pls., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7840387 [details]

identification resource McKnight, D. G. (2006). The marine fauna of New Zealand, Echinodermata: Asteroidea (Sea-stars). 3. Orders Velatida, Spinulosida, Forcipulatida, Brisingida with addenda to Paxillosida, Valvatida. NIWA Biodiversity Memoir. 120: 1-187., available online at http://docs.niwa.co.nz/library/public/NIWAbm120.pdf [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorマクヒトデ  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorknubbsjöstjärnor  [details]
Direct child
taxa (18)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmembranaster Golotsvan, 1998
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthaster Sladen, 1882
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalyptraster Sladen, 1882
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplopteraster Verrill, 1880
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuretaster Fisher, 1940
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymenaster Wyville Thomson, 1873
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymenasterides Fisher, 1911
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApterodon Fisher, 1940 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster (Apterodon) Fisher, 1940 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptaster Perrier, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalyptraster Sladen, 1882
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexaster Perrier, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymenasterinae Verrill, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterasteridae Perrier, 1875
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophopteraster Verrill, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarsipaster Sladen, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterasterides Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterasterinae Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterasteridae Perrier, 1875
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetaster Perrier, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTemnaster Verrill, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biological Information System for Marine Life (BISMaL) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123142
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-01-19 09:31:50Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2008). Pterasteridae Perrier, 1875. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/Asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123142 on 2017-04-30
   
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