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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLinckia guildingi Gray, 1840

178188 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178188)
accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLinckia ehrenbergii (Müller & Troschel) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLinckia nicobarica Lutken, 1871 (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLinckia ornithopus (Muller & Troschel, 1842) (synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLinckia pacifica Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphidiaster diplax Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphidiaster ehrenbergi Müller & Troschel, 1842 (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphidiaster flaccidus Lutken, 1859 (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphidiaster ornithopus Müller & Troschel, 1842 (synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphidiaster pacifica (Gray, 1840) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScytaster stella Duchassaing, 1850 (synonym according to Perrier (1875))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Exclusive...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNote St Vincent, West Indies. Holotype in Natural...  
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality St Vincent, West Indies. Holotype in Natural History Museum, London (England) 1953.4.27.68 (part), paratypes Natural History Museum, London 1953.4.27.68 (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
In family Linckiidae in Tortonese (1980). [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: uniformly fawn (Humphreys,...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: uniformly fawn (Humphreys, 1981).
Also distributed in SE Arabia, Persian Gulf, Maldive area, Ceylon, bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan, South Pacific Is. and Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995), Lakshadweep (India)(Sastry, 1991), Andaman Is. (Sastry, 1997).
General distribution: circumtropical (Tortonese, 1980); tropicopolitan, depth range 0-29 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995); east coast of Africa to Hawaiian Islands (Sastry, 1991). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality St Vincent, West Indies. Holotype in Natural...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality St Vincent, West Indies. Holotype in Natural History Museum, London (England) 1953.4.27.68 (part), paratypes Natural History Museum, London 1953.4.27.68 (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
In family Linckiidae in Tortonese (1980). [details]
Mah, C. (2008). Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178188 on 2017-11-24

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original description Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLinckia diplax (Müller & Troschel, 1842)) Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. Vieweg: Braunschweig. xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 30 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLinckia pacifica Gray, 1840) Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 285 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLinckia nicobarica Lutken, 1871) Lütken, C. (1871). Fortasatte kritiske og beskrivende Bidrag til Kundskab om Sostjernerne (Asteriderne). Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening. 1871: 227-304., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/110780#page/258/mode/1up
page(s): 265 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphidiaster diplax Müller & Troschel, 1842) Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. Vieweg: Braunschweig. xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 30 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphidiaster ehrenbergi Müller & Troschel, 1842) Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. Vieweg: Braunschweig. xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 31 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphidiaster flaccidus Lutken, 1859) Lutken, C. (1859). Bidrag til Kundskab om de ved Kysterne af Mellem-og Syd-America levende arter af Sostjerner. Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening. 1859: 25-96., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/110675#page/217/mode/1up
page(s): 86 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphidiaster irregularis Perrier, 1869) Perrier, E. (1869). Recherche sur les pédicellaires et les ambulacres des astérides et des oursins. Thèses présentées à la Faculté des Sciences de Paris pour obtenir le Grade de Docteur ès Sciences Naturelles Victor Masson et fils, Paris. 5-188, plates 1-7., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/49472#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 61 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphidiaster ornithopus Müller & Troschel, 1842) Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. Vieweg: Braunschweig. xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 31 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorScytaster stella Duchassaing, 1850) Duchassaing de Fontbressin, P. (1850). Animaux radiaires des Antilles. (Plon Frères: Paris): 1-35, pls 1-2., available online at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k6524263d/f7.image
page(s): 4 [details]   

basis of record Clark, A.M.; Downey, M.E. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. Chapman & Hall Identification Guides, 3. Chapman & Hall. London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History). London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls., available online at http://www.abctaxa.be/downloads/additional-information-volume-1/works-famous-holothuroid-workers/fwe-rowe/MonographIndoWestPacific.pdf [details]   

additional source Ludwig, H. (1899). Echinodermen des Sansibargebietes. Abhandl. d. Senckenb. naturf. Ges., Bonn, Vol. 21(1): 537 - 563. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Pawson, D. L., D. J. Vance, C. G. Messing, F. A. Solis-Marin & C. L. Mah. (2009). Echinodermata of the Gulf of Mexico. Pp. 1177–1204 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College S. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLinckia ehrenbergii (Müller & Troschel)) Clark, A.M. (1993). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 2: Valvatida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1993). Echinoderm Studies, 4: pp. 187-366 (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLinckia diplax (Müller & Troschel, 1842)) Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History). London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls., available online at http://www.abctaxa.be/downloads/additional-information-volume-1/works-famous-holothuroid-workers/fwe-rowe/MonographIndoWestPacific.pdf [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLinckia diplax (Müller & Troschel, 1842)) Tortonese, E. (1977). Report on Echinoderms from the gulf of Aqaba (Red Sea). Italian Journal of Zoology N.S. S. IX(12): 273-290. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: uniformly fawn (Humphreys, 1981).
Also distributed in SE Arabia, Persian Gulf, Maldive area, Ceylon, bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan, South Pacific Is. and Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995), Lakshadweep (India)(Sastry, 1991), Andaman Is. (Sastry, 1997).
General distribution: circumtropical (Tortonese, 1980); tropicopolitan, depth range 0-29 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995); east coast of Africa to Hawaiian Islands (Sastry, 1991). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality St Vincent, West Indies. Holotype in Natural History Museum, London (England) 1953.4.27.68 (part), paratypes Natural History Museum, London 1953.4.27.68 (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
In family Linckiidae in Tortonese (1980). [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellicola caeruleus (Stebbing, 1900) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellicola flexilis Humes, 1976 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellicola novaecaledoniae Humes, 1976 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellicola pollex Humes & Ho, 1967 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
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