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Asteroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreasteridae Fisher, 1908 
AphiaID: 149871

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 editorValvatacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreasteridae
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatida
Sources  original description Fisher, W.K. (1908). Necessary changes in the nomenclature of starfishes. Smithsonian Miscellaneous collections (Quaterly). 52: 87-93., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/35634#page/117/mode/1up
note: Indicated by Fisher on pg. 93 as the replacement for Pentaceros but fully documented in Fisher (1911) [details]

identification resource Döderlein, L. (1935). Die Asteriden der Siboga-Exped. III. Oreasteridae. Siboga-Expedition, 46(2): 71-110, pls. 15-20. [details]

identification resource Mah, C. L. (2003). Astrosarkus idipi, a new Indo-Pacific genus and species of Oreasteridae (Valvatida; Asteroidea) displaying extreme skeletal reduction. Bulletin of Marine Science 73(3): 685-698, available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/umrsmas/bullmar/2003/00000073/00000003/art00012?token=004e1e6c1b70af08da6a9e7e442f2067217a763f702e492b2f2d4063687630505d82de8e777bb3 [details]

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Language   Name 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorコブヒトデ  [details]
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taxa (29)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcheronaster H.E.S. Clark, 1982
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthaster Döderlein, 1915
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthenea Gray, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrosarkus Mah, 2003
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBothriaster Döderlein, 1916
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChoriaster Lutken, 1869
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCulcita Agassiz, 1836
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniodiscaster H.L. Clark, 1909
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnanthenea H.L. Clark, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalityle Fisher, 1913
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonachaster Döderlein, 1916
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNectriaster H.L. Clark, 1946
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNidorellia Gray, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster Döderlein, 1916
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaster Döderlein, 1935
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraster Döderlein, 1916
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtoreaster Döderlein, 1916
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudanthenea Döderlein, 1915
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudoreaster Verrill, 1899

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCulcitaster Clark, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalityle Fisher, 1913 (A synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniodiscides Fisher, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCulcita Agassiz, 1836 (Synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniodiscus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCulcita Agassiz, 1836 (Formal designation of type species G. sebae falls in syn. of C. novaeguineae. This disposes of the name Goniodiscus by synonymy. However many of the species names are referable to Goniasteridae and/or Oreasteridae)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnasterias accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania Gray, 1840 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHosea Gray, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHosia Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthenea Gray, 1840 (lapsus for Hosia Gray, 1840 )
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHosia Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthenea Gray, 1840 (synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceropsis Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaster Döderlein, 1935 (Homonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRandasia Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCulcita Agassiz, 1836
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:149871
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-03-31 08:47:45Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2008-01-25 09:35:43Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2017-06-03 16:39:53Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2017). Oreasteridae Fisher, 1908. Accessed through: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database at http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea../aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=149871 on 2017-10-18
   
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