WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae Gray, 1840

123121

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accepted
Family
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdelasterias Verrill, 1914
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias Perrier, 1875
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphanasterias Fisher, 1923
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphelasterias Fisher, 1923
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrometis Fisher, 1923
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrostole Fisher, 1923
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaimanaster A.M. Clark, 1962
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalasterias Hayashi, 1975
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoronaster Perrier, 1885
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias Verrill, 1867
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptasterias Verrill, 1914
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias Perrier, 1891
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistolasterias Perrier, 1896
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvasterias Verrill, 1914
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIcasterias Fisher, 1923
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKenrickaster A.M. Clark, 1962
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias Verrill, 1866
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethasterias Fisher, 1923
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLysasterias Fisher, 1908
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarthasterias Jullien, 1878
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeyenaster Verrill, 1913
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotasterias Koehler, 1911
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthasterias Verrill, 1914
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerissasterias H.L. Clark, 1923
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlazaster Fisher, 1941
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsalidaster Fisher, 1940
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnopodiinae Verrill, 1914
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRathbunaster Fisher, 1906
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaliasterias Koehler, 1920
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias Perrier, 1891
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanasterias Verrill, 1871
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylasterias Verrill, 1914
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaranuiaster McKnight, 1973
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTarsastrocles Fisher, 1923
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUniophora Gray, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrasterias Verrill, 1909

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenasterias Verrill, 1914 (nomen dubium, Name has status only by "technicality" according to Fisher (1930))

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias Perrier, 1888 (nomen nudum)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMortensenia da Costa, 1941 (nomen nudum, probably Sclerasterias according to AM Clark in Clark & Downey 1992: 415, 449)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStolasterias Sladen, 1889 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias Verrill, 1867

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllasterias Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym according to Fisher (1923, 1930))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthion Müller & Troschel, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthium Brandt, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroderma Perrier, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustraliaster Fisher, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias Perrier, 1891
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAutasterias Koehler, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotasterias Koehler, 1911 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalliasterias Fewkes, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPisaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalvasterias Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias Perrier, 1875
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoelasterias Verrill, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichaster Müller & Troschel, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1922, 1930))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenasterias Verrill, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias Verrill, 1866 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEoleptasterias Djakonov, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias Verrill, 1866 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEremasterias Fisher, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEustolasterias Fisher, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias Perrier, 1891 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemiasterias Verrill, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGranaster Perrier, 1894 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterasterias Verrill, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoronaster Perrier, 1885
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKalyptasterias Koehler, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKoehleraster Fisher, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias Perrier, 1888 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytaster Perrier, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias Verrill, 1867 (Synonym according to Fisher (1928))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaraster Hutton, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrostole Fisher, 1923
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaraster Gray, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUniophora Gray, 1840 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNanaster Perrier, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanasterias Verrill, 1871 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotasteriinae Fisher, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae Gray, 1840 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaedasterias Verrill, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLysasterias Fisher, 1908 (Synonym according to Fisher (1922))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasterias Verrill, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParastichaster Koehler, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodasterias Perrier, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias Perrier, 1891 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolyasterias Perrier, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) (Sladen, 1889) (Synonym according to Fisher (1928))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuadraster Perrier, 1896 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCosmasterias Sladen, 1889 (Synonym according ot Fisher (1923))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRumbleaster McKnight, 2006 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias Perrier, 1891 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSporasterias Perrier, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellonia Nardo, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichorella Koehler, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnasterias Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to Fisher (1922, 1930))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriplasterias Engel, Croes & Schroevers, 1960 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias Perrier, 1891 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUraster L. Agassiz, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Gray, J. E. (1840). XXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 6: 175-184., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19590#page/207/mode/1up
page(s): 178 [details]   
Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2010). Asteriidae Gray, 1840. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123121 on 2017-11-20

Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-06-11 12:57:51Z
checked
2008-12-14 04:28:08Z
changed
2010-02-13 05:01:06Z
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original description Gray, J. E. (1840). XXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 6: 175-184., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19590#page/207/mode/1up
page(s): 178 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotasteriinae Fisher, 1923) Fisher, W.K. (1923).A preliminary synopsis of the Asteriidae, a family of sea-stars. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 12(9): 247-258 [details]   

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source 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 Mah, C.; Foltz, D. (2011). Molecular phylogeny of the Forcipulatacea (Asteroidea: Echinodermata): systematics and biogeography. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 162(3): 646-660., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2010.00688.x/abstract [details]   

identification resource Mah, C.; Foltz, D. (2011). Molecular phylogeny of the Forcipulatacea (Asteroidea: Echinodermata): systematics and biogeography. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 162(3): 646-660., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2010.00688.x/abstract [details]   
 



Feeding Type
omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorマヒトデ  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrollsjöstjärnor  [details]