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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758 
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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 editorForcipulatacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias
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Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae Gray, 1840
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllasterias Verrill, 1909 (synonym according to Fisher (1923, 1930))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthion Müller & Troschel, 1840 (synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthium Brandt, 1851 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasterias Verrill, 1914 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellonia Nardo, 1834 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUraster L. Agassiz, 1836 (synonym)
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias amurensis Lutken, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias argonauta Djakonov, 1950
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias forbesi (Desor, 1848)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias microdiscus Djakonov, 1950
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rathbuni (Verrill, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rollestoni Bell, 1881
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias versicolor Sladen, 1889

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias arenata Lamarck, 1816 (nomen dubium, Unidentifiable according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias articulata Linnaeus, 1753 (nomen dubium, Invald (pre-1758))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias aster Gray, 1840 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias bicolor Lamarck, 1816 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias echinata Gray, 1840 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias fernandezianus Philippi (MS) in Quijada, 1911 (nomen dubium, dubious, mentioned by Madsen (1956))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias macropora (Verrill, 1909) (nomen dubium, Type material is juvenile and is lost)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias wilkinsoni Gray, 1840 (nomen dubium)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias alta Quijada, 1911 (nomen nudum, Nomen nudum according to Madsen (1956))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias alta Philippi (MS) in Quijada, 1911 [not seen] (nomen nudum, Nomen nudum according to Madsen (1956))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias brasiliensis Cuvier, 1829 (nomen nudum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias cayennensis Cuvier, 1829 (nomen nudum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias conceptionis Cuvier, 1829 (nomen nudum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias cumpullis Philippi (MS) in Quijada, 1911 (nomen nudum, according to Madsen (1956))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias echinata Philippi in Quijada, 1911 (nomen nudum, according to Madsen (1956))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias hirtum Philippi (MS) in Quijada, 1911 (nomen nudum, according to Madsen (1956))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias japonica Stimpson, 1862 (nomen nudum, according to Fisher (1930))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias longstaffi Bell, 1908 (nomen nudum, according to Fisher (1940))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias NovaeZelandiae Cuvier, 1829 (nomen nudum, Undescribed)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias reticulatum Philippi (MS) in Quijada, 1911 (nomen nudum, according to Madsen (1956))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias roseum Philippi (MS) in Quijada, 1911 (nomen nudum, according to Madsen (1956))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias vulgaris Packard, 1863 (nomen nudum, according to Fisher (1930))

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias (Stolasterias) Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias Verrill, 1870
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias (Stolasterias) volsellata Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoronaster volsellatus (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias acanthostoma Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvasterias troschelii (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias acervata Stimpson, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias acervispinis Djakonov, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias amurensis Lutken, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias aculeata Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopholis aculeata (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias acutispina Stimpson, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias acutispina (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias aequalis Stimpson, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias hexactis (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias affinis Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias africana Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarthasterias glacialis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias alba Bell, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmasterias lurida (Philippi, 1858)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias alboverrucosa Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster endeca (Linnaeus, 1771)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias albulua Stimpson, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanasterias albula (Stimpson, 1853)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias alternata Say, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia alternata (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias alveolata Djakonov, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rathbuni (Verrill, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias angulosa Abildgaard in O.F. Müller, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarthasterias glacialis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias angulosa Perrier, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias contorta (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias anomala Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rathbuni (Verrill, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias antarctica Studer, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias antarctica (Lütken, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias arancia Dewhurst, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenodiscus crispatus (Retzius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias aranciaca Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias aranciaca O.F. Mueller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias aranciaca Audouin, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias aranciaca Johnston, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis pentacanthus (Delle Chiaje, 1827)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias aranciaca Gould, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten articulatus (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias aranciata Parelius, 1768 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster andromeda (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias arctica Murdoch, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias arctica (Murdoch, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias arenicola Stimpson, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias forbesi (Desor, 1848)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias articulata Say, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten articulatus (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias aspera O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster endeca (Linnaeus, 1771)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias atlantica Verrill, 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias tenuispina (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias attenuata Bell, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias aurantiaca Tiedemann, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias aurantiacus Meyen, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichaster striatus Müller & Troschel, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias austera Verrill, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias austera (Verrill, 1895)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias belli Studer, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias brandti (Bell, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias bidentata Bruzelius, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha bidentata (Bruzelius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias bifida Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntedon bifida (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias bispinosa Otto, 1823 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten bispinosus (Otto, 1823)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias borbonica Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias Perrier, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias borealis Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias brachiata Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvasterias troschelii (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias brachiata Montagu, 1804 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocnida brachiata (Montagu, 1804)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias brandti Bell, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias brandti (Bell, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias brevispina Stimpson, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster brevispinus (Stimpson, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias briareus Verrill, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoronaster briareus (Verrill, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias calamaria Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias calamaria (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias calamaria Döderlein, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias acutispina (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias calcar Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatiriella calcar (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeridiastra calcar (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias camtschatica Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) camtschatica (Brandt, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias canariensis d'Orbigny, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNarcissia canariensis (d'Orbigny, 1839)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias capensis Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllostichaster capensis (Perrier, 1875)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias capitata Stimpson, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster giganteus capitatus (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias carinifera Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis carinifera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias cartilaginea Fleming, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnseropoda placenta (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias ciliaris Philippi, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia ciliaris (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias ciliata O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias clathrata Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias clathrata Say, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia clathrata (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias clavigera Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia clavigera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias compta Stimpson, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias compta (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias conferta Stimpson, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster ochraceus (Brandt, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias contorta Perrier, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias contorta (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias coriacea Grube, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHacelia attenuata Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias crassispina H.L. Clark, 1941 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias forbesi (Desor, 1848)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias crassispinis Djakonov, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rathbuni crassispinis Djakonov, 1950
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias cribraria Stimpson, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias groenlandica (Steenstrup, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias crispata Retzius, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenodiscus crispatus (Retzius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias cumingii Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliaster cumingi (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias cunninghami Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias antarctica (Lütken, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias cuspidata Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniodiscus cuspidatus (Gray, 1840) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniaster tessellatus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias cylindricus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylosaster cylindricus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias decemradiatus Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster stimpsoni Verrill, 1880
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias discoidea Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCulcita schmideliana (Retzius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias disticha Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias dorsatus Linnaeus, 1753 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtoreaster nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias douglasi Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris katherinae (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias dubia Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris katherinae (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias echinites Ellis & Solander, 1786 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaster planci (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias echinophora Delle Chiaje, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarthasterias glacialis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias echinophora Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) echinophorus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias echinus Gervais, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaster planci (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias edmundi Ludwig, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias neglecta (Perrier, 1891)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias endeca Linnaeus, 1771 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster endeca (Linnaeus, 1771)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias enopla Verrill, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrasterias lincki (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias epichlora Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias hexactis (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias epichlora Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvasterias troschelii (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias equestris Retzius, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster childreni Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster equestris (Retzius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias equestris Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippasteria phrygiana (Parelius, 1768)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias eustyla Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias eustyla (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias exigua Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatiriella exigua (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParvulastra exigua (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias exigua Delle Chiaje, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina gibbosa (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias exquisita de Loriol, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster giganteus (Stimpson, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias fabricii Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias fascicularis Perrier, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTarsaster fascicularis (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias fernandensis Meissner, 1896 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrostole platei (Meissner, 1896)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias fernandensis de Loriol, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllostichaster capensis (Perrier, 1875)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias fissispina Stimpson, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster ochraceus (Brandt, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias flabellifera Djakonov, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias amurensis Lutken, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias forcipulata Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylasterias forreri (deLoriol, 1887)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias forreri de Loriol, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylasterias forreri (deLoriol, 1887)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias forreri H.L. Clark, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrometis sertulifera (Xantus, 1860)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias fulgens Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias varia (Philippi, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias fulva Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmasterias lurida (Philippi, 1858)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias fungifera Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUniophora granifera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias gelatinosa Meyen, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeyenaster gelatinosus (Meyen, 1834)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias georgiana Studer, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeosmilaster georgianus (Studer, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias germaini Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmasterias lurida (Philippi, 1858)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias gibbosa Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina gibbosa (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias gigantea Stimpson, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster giganteus (Stimpson, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias gigantea Bell, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias gigas Linnaeus, 1753 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster reticulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias glacialis Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarthasterias glacialis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias glacialis Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias glacialis Grube, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias tenuispina (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias glomerata Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias brandti (Bell, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias gracilis Perrier, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanasterias albula (Stimpson, 1853)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias gracilispinis Djakonov, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias amurensis Lutken, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias granifera Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUniophora granifera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias granularis Retzius, 1783 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeramaster granularis (Retzius, 1783)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias granularis Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniaster tessellatus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias groenlandica Stimpson, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Endogenasterias) groenlandica (Steenstrup, 1857) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias groenlandica (Steenstrup, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias gunneri Danielssen & Koren, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrasterias lincki (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias hartii Rathbun, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllostichaster hartti (Rathbun, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias helianthemoides Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias helianthoides Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnopodia helianthoides (Brandt, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias helianthus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliaster helianthus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias hexactis Stimpson, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias hexactis (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias hispida Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) muelleri celtica A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey, 1992
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias holsatica Retzius, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias hyadesi Perrier, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias antarctica (Lütken, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias hyperborea Kalischewsky, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Endogenasterias) groenlandica (Steenstrup, 1857) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias groenlandica (Steenstrup, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias hyperborea Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias arctica (Murdoch, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias hyperborea Danielssen & Koren, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias hyperborea (Danielssen & Koren, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias ianthina Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster ochraceus (Brandt, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias imperati Delle Chiaje, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia ciliaris (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias inermis Bell, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Endogenasterias) groenlandica (Steenstrup, 1857) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias groenlandica (Steenstrup, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias irregularis Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias janthina Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster ochraceus (Brandt, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias japonica Bell, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphelasterias japonica (Bell, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias jehennesii Cuvier in Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias calamaria (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias johnstoni Gray, in Johnston, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippasteria phrygiana (Parelius, 1768)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias jonstoni Delle Chiaje, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten jonstoni (Delle Chiaje, 1827)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias katherinae Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris katherinae (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias katherinae Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris katherinae (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias koehleri de Loriol, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthasterias koehleri (deLoriol, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLinckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias latissima Djakonov, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias amurensis Lutken, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias lincki de Blainville, 1830 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtoreaster lincki (Blainville, 1830)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias lincki Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrasterias lincki (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias linckii Danielssen & Koren, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrasterias lincki (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias littoralis Verrill, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias littoralis (Stimpson, 1853)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias longipes Retzius, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetaster longipes (Retzius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias luetkeni Stimpson, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster giganteus (Stimpson, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias luna Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnseropoda rosacea (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias madeirensis Stimpson, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarthasterias glacialis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias mammillata Audouin, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster mammillatus (Audouin, 1826)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias margaritifera Brandt in Fisher, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster ochraceus (Brandt, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias mazophorus Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias mazophora (Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias membranacea Retzius, 1783 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnseropoda placenta (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias membranacea Risso, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina gibbosa (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias meridionalis Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias meridionalis (Perrier, 1875)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias militaris O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster militaris (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias milleporella Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia milleporella (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias minuta Linnaeus, 1761 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias minuta Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias polaris (Müller & Troschel, 1842) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias minuta Gmelin, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina gibbosa (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias minuta de Blainville, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatiriella exigua (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParvulastra exigua (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias mollis Hutton, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias mollis (Hutton, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias mollis Studer, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias meridionalis (Perrier, 1875)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias muelleri Norman, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) muelleri (M. Sars, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias muelleri Ludwig, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias arctica (Murdoch, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias muelleri (M. Sars, 1846) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) muelleri muelleri (M. Sars, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias mülleri Norman, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) muelleri (M. Sars, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias multiclava Verrill, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) camtschatica (Brandt, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias multiradiata Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliaster solaris A.H. Clark, 1920
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias multiradiata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapillaster multiradiata (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCapillaster multiradiatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias murrayi Bell, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias nanimensis Verrill, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethasterias nanimensis (Verrill, 1914)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias neglecta Bell, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias brandti (Bell, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias nipon Döderlein, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistolasterias nipon (Döderlein, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias noctiluca Viviani, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipholis squamata (Delle Chiaje, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias nodosa Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtoreaster nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias normani Danielssen & Koren, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias hyperborea (Danielssen & Koren, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias nuda Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUniophora nuda (Perrier, 1875)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias obtusangula Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudoreaster obtusangulus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias obtusata Bory de St. Vincent, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaster obtusatus (Bory de St. Vincent, 1827)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias obtusispinosa Bell, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmasterias lurida (Philippi, 1858)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias ocellifera Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectria ocellifera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias ochotensis Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias ochotensis (Brandt, 1851)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias ochracea Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster ochraceus (Brandt, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias octagona Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatiriella calcar (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeridiastra calcar (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias oculata Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia oculata (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias ophidiana de Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphidiaster ophidianus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias pallida Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias palmipes Olivi, 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnseropoda placenta (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias panopla Stuxberg, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIcasterias panopla (Stuxberg, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias papposus Linnaeus, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias papulosa Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster brevispinus (Stimpson, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias papyracea Konrad, 1814 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina gibbosa (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias pectinata Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias amurensis Lutken, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias pectinata Couch, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia ciliaris (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias pectinata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorComatula (Comatula) pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias pedicellaris Koehler, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotasterias pedicellaris (Koehler, 1907)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias pedicellaris Bell, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotasterias armata (Koehler, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias penicillaris Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterinopsis penicillaris (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias pentacantha Delle Chiaje, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis pentacanthus (Delle Chiaje, 1827)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias pentacanthus Simroth, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten hermatophilus Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias pentacyphus Retzius, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster reticulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias pentagonula Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthenea pentagonula (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias perforata O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia perforata (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias pertusa O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia pertusa (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias philippii Bell, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias polaris acervata (Stimpson, 1862) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris acervata (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias phrygiana Parelius, 1768 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippasteria phrygiana (Parelius, 1768)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias placenta Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnseropoda placenta (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias planci Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaster planci (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias platyacantha Philippi, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten platyacanthus (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias pleyadella Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniodiscus pleyadella (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniodiscaster pleyadella (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias polaris Sabine, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenodiscus crispatus (Retzius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias polyplax Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllostichaster polyplax (Muller & Troschel, 1844)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias polythela Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias polaris acervata (Stimpson, 1862) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris acervata (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias problema Lutken, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanasterias albula (Stimpson, 1853)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias pulchella de Blainville, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina gibbosa (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias pulvillus O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Porania) pulvillus (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rarispina Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarthasterias glacialis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias reticulata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster reticulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias richardi Perrier, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias richardi (Perrier, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rodolphi Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrostole rodolphi (Perrier, 1875)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rosacea Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnseropoda rosacea (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rosea O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichastrella rosea (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Olivi, 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) sepositus (Retzius, 1783)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Johnston, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia ciliaris (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Murdoch, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias amurensis Lutken, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rugispina Stimpson, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias antarctica (Lütken, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rumphii Parelius, 1768 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster endeca (Linnaeus, 1771)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rupicola Verrill, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias rupicola (Verrill, 1876)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rustica Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeyenaster gelatinosus (Meyen, 1834)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias sagena Retzius, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) sepositus (Retzius, 1783)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias sanguinolenta O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias satsumana Döderlein, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias satsumana Döderlein, 1902
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias savaresi Delle Chiaje, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias tenuispina (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias savignyi Audouin, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia savignyi (Audouin, 1826)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias scabra Farquharson, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrostole scabra (Hutton, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias scalprifera Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmilasterias scalprifera (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias schmideliana Retzius, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCulcita schmideliana (Retzius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias sebae de Blainville, 1830 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster reticulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias senegalensis Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia senegalensis (Lamark, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias sentus Say, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) sentus (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias seposita Retzius, 1783 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) sepositus (Retzius, 1783)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias seposita Retzius, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias sertulifera Xantus, 1860 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrometis sertulifera (Xantus, 1860)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias similispinis H.L. Clark, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias similispinis (H.L. Clark, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias sinusoida Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUniophora granifera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias solaris Schreber, 1793 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaster planci (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias solaris Carpenter, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliaster cumingi (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias spectabilis Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmasterias lurida (Philippi, 1858)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias spinosa Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarthasterias glacialis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias spinosa Say, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias spinosa Retzius, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) echinophorus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias spinulosus Philippi, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten spinulosus (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias spirabilis Bell, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias spirabilis (Bell, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias spitzbergensis Danielssen & Koren, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Endogenasterias) groenlandica (Steenstrup, 1857) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias groenlandica (Steenstrup, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias spongiosa Fabricius, 1780 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia spongiosa (O. Fabricius, 1780)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias steineni Studer, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeosmilaster steineni (Studer, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias stellionura Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrasterias lincki (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias stichantha Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistolasterias stichantha (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias stimpsoni Verrill, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias striata Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvaster striatus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias studeri Bell, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias meridionalis (Perrier, 1875)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias subinermis Philippi, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyaster subinermis (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias subulata de Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetaster longipes (Retzius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias sulcifera Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmasterias lurida (Philippi, 1858)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias tanneri Verrill, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias tanneri (Verrill, 1880)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias tenella Retzius, 1783 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHathrometra tenella (Retzius, 1783)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias tenera Stimpson, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias tenera (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias tenuispina Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias tenuispina (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias terwieli Goldschmidt, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia magellanica Leipoldt, 1895
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias tessellata Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniaster tessellatus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias tessellatus de Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeramaster granularis granularis (Retzius, 1783) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeramaster granularis (Retzius, 1783)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias tomidata Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmasterias lurida (Philippi, 1858)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias torquata Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphelasterias japonica (Bell, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias triremis Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmilasterias triremis Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias trochiscus Retzius, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina trochiscus (Retzius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias troschelii Stimpson, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvasterias troschelii (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias umbilicata Konrad, 1814 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina gibbosa (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias undulata O.F. Mueller, 1784 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarthasterias glacialis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias vancouveri Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias hexactis (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias varia Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias varia (Philippi, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias variolata Risso, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHacelia attenuata Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias variolata Retzius, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNardoa variolata (Retzius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias vernicina Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricia vernicina (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias verrilli Bell, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias varia (Philippi, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias verrucosa Risso, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetaster longipes (Retzius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias verruculata Retzius, 1805 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina gibbosa (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias vesiculosa Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias meridionalis (Perrier, 1875)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias vestita Say, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyaster vestitus (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias victoriana Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvasterias troschelii (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias violacea O.F. Mueller, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias volsellata Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoronaster volsellatus (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias volsellatus Nutting, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoronaster briareus (Verrill, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias vulgaris Verrill, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Common starfish - Asterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Common starfish - Aste...
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Asterias rubens
Asterias rubens
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Asterias rubens
Asterias rubens
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123219
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-12-19 07:06:44Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Asterias Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database at http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123219 on 2014-11-29
  
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