WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopectinidae Verrill, 1899

123126 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123126)
accepted
Family
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcontiaster Döderlein, 1921
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten Verrill, 1884
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten acanthonotus Fisher, 1905
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten claviger Fisher, 1910
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten cognatus (Ludwig, 1905)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten folini (Perrier, 1894)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten heteracanthus Macan, 1938
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten huddlestonii (Alcock, 1893)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten indicus (Koehler, 1909)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten moluccanus Fisher, 1913
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten munidae H.E.S. Clark, 1969
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten mutabilis Fisher, 1910
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten pectinifer (Ludwig, 1905)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten pedicifer (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten pentacanthus Fell, 1958
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten pikei H.E.S. Clark, 1969
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten polyctenius Fisher, 1913
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten rhopalophorus Djakonov, 1950
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten semisquamatus (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten simplex (Perrier, 1881)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinosissimus (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinosus Verrill, 1884
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinuliger (Ludwig, 1905)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten styracius Fisher, 1913
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten violaceus (Alcock, 1893)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten incertus Ludwig, 1910 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten armatus (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten simplex (Perrier, 1881) (Synonym)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten chardyi Sibuet, 1975 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten simplex chardyi Sibuet, 1975 (Subspecies according to A.M. Clark (1981))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten fischeri (Perrier, 1894) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinosus Verrill, 1884 (Synonym)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten occidentalis Baranova, 1955 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten claviger occidentalis Baranova, 1955 (Referred to subspecies.)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinosus Grieg, 1918 (non Verrill, 1884) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten simplex (Perrier, 1881) (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster Studer, 1883
  » Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Barbadosaster) A.M. Clark, 1981
  » Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) A.M. Clark, 1981
  » Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) Studer, 1883
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster cribellum (Alcock, 1893)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster granulatus Ludwig, 1910
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster monopedicellaris McKnight, 1973
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster reunionensis Jangoux & Aziz, 1988
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster richardsoni Fell, 1958
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster subtuberculatus (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster trullipes (Sladen, 1889)
  » Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) Studer, 1883 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster Studer, 1883
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) capillatus Jangoux, 1981
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) diomediae Fisher, 1917
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) gazellae Studer, 1883
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) inops Fisher, 1906
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) ludwigi Fisher, 1913
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) niasicus Ludwig, 1910
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) otagoensis McKnight, 1973
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) pilosus (Alcock, 1893)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) planus Verrill, 1915
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) sepitus (Verrill, 1885)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) snyderi Fisher, 1906
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) triplacanthus Fisher, 1913
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) weberi Döderlein, 1921
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) pedicellaris Studer, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) gazellae Studer, 1883 (Probable synonym according to Ludwig (1910).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster gerlachei Ludwig, 1903 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) gerlachei Ludwig, 1903
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster vincenti Perrier, 1894 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Barbadosaster) vincenti Perrier, 1894
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster agassizi Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster agassizi Ludwig, 1905
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster folini Perrier, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten folini (Perrier, 1894)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaussaster Ludwig, 1910
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaussaster antarcticus (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaussaster vanhoeffeni Ludwig, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaussaster antarcticus (Sladen, 1889) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyonotus Fisher, 1911
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster Fisher, 1911
  » Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster (Myaster) Döderlein, 1921
  » Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster (Nearchaster) Fisher, 1911
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster (Nearchaster) aciculosus (Fisher, 1910)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster (Nearchaster) musorstomi Aziz & Jangoux, 1985
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster (Nearchaster) pedicellaris (Fisher, 1910)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster (Nearchaster) variabilis (Fisher, 1910)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster (Nearchaster) yodomiensis (Goto, 1914)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster (Nearchaster) geminus Djakonov, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster (Nearchaster) variabilis geminus Djakonov, 1950
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster (Nearchaster) vagans Djakonov, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster (Nearchaster) pedicellaris vagans Djakonov, 1950
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster Perrier, 1885
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster agassizi Ludwig, 1905
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster filholi Perrier, 1885
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster mimicus (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster cribellum (Alcock, 1893) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster cribellum (Alcock, 1893)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster dispar Verrill, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) sepitus (Verrill, 1885) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster echinatus (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster filholi echinatus (Sladen, 1889) (Possible subspecies according to A.M. Clark (1981))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster echinulatus (Perrier, 1875) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Barbadosaster) echinulatus (Perrier, 1875) (subsequent combination)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster evoplus (Fisher, 1910) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster agassizi evoplus (Fisher, 1910)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster forcipatus (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster filholi Perrier, 1885 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Courtman-Stock (1976).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster gracilis Verrill, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) planus Verrill, 1915 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster granuliferus Macan, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster agassizi granuliferus Macan, 1938
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster hispidus (Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster mimicus (Sladen, 1889) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster hylacanthus Fisher, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster mimicus hylacanthus Fisher, 1913 (Subspecies according to Doderlein (1921))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster insignis Perrier, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster insignis (Perrier, 1884) (Homonym)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster malayanus Döderlein, 1921 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster mimicus malayanus Döderlein, 1921
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster mixtus Verrill, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster mixtus (Verrill, 1915) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster oligoporus (Perrier, 1894) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Barbadosaster) echinulatus (Perrier, 1875) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster palawanensis Fisher, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster mimicus palawanensis Fisher, 1919 (Subspecies according to A.M. Clark (1981))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster robustus A.H. Clark, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) robustus (A.H. Clark, 1917)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster vincenti (Perrier, 1894) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Barbadosaster) echinulatus (Perrier, 1875) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster Sladen, 1885
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster coronatus (Perrier, 1884) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) mirabilis (Perrier, 1881) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster cribellum Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster cribellum (Alcock, 1893)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster echinulatus (Perrier, 1875) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Barbadosaster) echinulatus (Perrier, 1875)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster forcipatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster filholi Perrier, 1885 (synonym)
    » Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster forcipatus var. echinata Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster filholi echinatus (Sladen, 1889) (A subspecies of P. filholi)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster hebitus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846) (Synonym according to Verrill (1894))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster hispidus Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster mimicus (Sladen, 1889) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster limbatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846) (Synonym according to Mortensen (1927))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster marionis (Perrier, 1885) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846) (Synonym according to Ludwig (1910))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster mimicus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster mimicus (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster mirabilis (Perrier, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) mirabilis (Perrier, 1881)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster nitida Koehler, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster oligoporus Perrier, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Barbadosaster) echinulatus (Perrier, 1875) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster oxyacanthus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) oxyacanthus (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster perplexus Perrier, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) sepitus (Verrill, 1885) (Synonym according to A.M> Clark (1981).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster pilosus Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) pilosus (Alcock, 1893)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster planeta Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) planeta (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster platynota Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster pristinus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster filholi Perrier, 1885 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster pulcher (Perrier, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPersephonaster pulcher (Perrier, 1881)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster sepitus (Verrill, 1885) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) sepitus (Verrill, 1885)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster subtuberculatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster subtuberculatus (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster teres Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) teres (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster trullipes Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster trullipes (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster venustus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) sepitus (Verrill, 1885) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
    » Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster venustus var. robusta Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) sepitus (Verrill, 1885) (synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontasterinae Verrill, 1894

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChristopheraster A.M. Clark, 1981 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) A.M. Clark, 1981

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcantharchaster Verrill, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster Studer, 1883 (A synonym according to Ludwig (1910))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBarbadosaster A.M. Clark, 1981 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Barbadosaster) A.M. Clark, 1981 (Now a subgenus of Cheiraster Studer 1883)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster Studer, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) Studer, 1883 (A subgenus of Cheiraster according to A.M. Clark (1981))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster antarcticus Koehler, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) antarcticus (Koehler, 1907)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster californicus Ziesenhenne, 1942 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) californicus Ziesenhenne, 1942
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster dawsoni (Verrill, 1880) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) dawsoni (Verrill, 1880)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster dubius H.L. Clark, 1941 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) sepitus (Verrill, 1885) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster enoplus (Verrill, 1915) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) mirabilis (Perrier, 1881) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster gerlachei (Ludwig, 1903) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) gerlachei Ludwig, 1903 (A subgenus according to A.M. Clark (1981))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster hirsutus Studer, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) hirsutus (Studer, 1884)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster horridus (Fisher, 1906) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) horridus Fisher, 1906
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster mixtus (Verrill, 1915) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Barbadosaster) echinulatus (Perrier, 1875) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster ochotensis Djakonov, 1952 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) dawsoni ochotensis (Djakonov, 1952)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster oxyacanthus (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) oxyacanthus (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster planeta (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) planeta (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster teres (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) teres (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster tuberculatus Djakonov, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) tuberculatus (Djakonov, 1929)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster vincenti (Perrier, 1894) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Barbadosaster) echinulatus (Perrier, 1875) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster yodomiensis Hayashi, 1973 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster (Nearchaster) yodomiensis (Goto, 1914)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarcellaster Koehler, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) Studer, 1883 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster Sladen, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten Verrill, 1884 (Synonym according to Verrill (1895))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster antarcticus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaussaster antarcticus (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster armatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten simplex (Perrier, 1881) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster cognatus Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten cognatus (Ludwig, 1905)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster fischeri Perrier, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten fischeri (Perrier, 1894)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster folini (Perrier, 1894) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten folini (Perrier, 1894)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster huddlestonii Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten huddlestonii (Alcock, 1893)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster indicus Koehler, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten indicus (Koehler, 1909)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster occidentalis Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinosus Verrill, 1884 (Synonym according to Verrill (1895))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster pectinifer Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten pectinifer (Ludwig, 1905)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster pedicifer Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten pedicifer (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster semisquamatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten semisquamatus (Sladen, 1889)
    » Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster semisquamatus var. occidentalis Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinosus Verrill, 1884 (Synonym according to Verrill (1895))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster simplex (Perrier, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten simplex (Perrier, 1881)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster spinosissimus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinosissimus (Sladen, 1889) (synonym)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster spinuliger Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinuliger (Ludwig, 1905)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster violaceus Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten violaceus (Alcock, 1893)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaraster A.H. Clark, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster Fisher, 1911 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaraster insignis A.H. Clark, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNearchaster (Nearchaster) aciculosus (Fisher, 1910) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Verrill, A. E. (1899). Revision of certain genera and species of starfishes, with descriptions of new forms. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences. 10(1): 145-234., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13456950#page/175/mode/1up [details]   
Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2017). Benthopectinidae. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123126 on 2017-11-22

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original description Verrill, A. E. (1899). Revision of certain genera and species of starfishes, with descriptions of new forms. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences. 10(1): 145-234., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13456950#page/175/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchasterinae Sladen, 1889) Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology. 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18948
page(s): xxviii, 4 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopectininae Verrill, 1894) Verrill, A. E. (1894). Descriptions of new species of starfishes and ophiurans, with a revision of certain species formerly described; mostly from the collections made by the United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 17(1000), 245-297., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15675247
page(s): 245 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheirasteridae Ludwig, 1910) Ludwig, H. (1910). Notomyota, eine neue Ordung der Seesterne. Sitzungsberichte der Königlich Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 23: 435-466., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/92697#page/499/mode/1up
page(s): 444 [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 Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

identification resource Clark, A.M. (1981). Notes on Atlantic and other Asteroidea. 1. Family Benthopectinidae. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zoology) 41: 91-135., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2365197 [details]   
 



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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorイバラヒトデ  [details]
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