WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae Gray, 1840

123127

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accepted
Family
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriamasterinae Fisher, 1917 (via synonymy of Priamaster, which is synonym of Leptychaster (Astropectinidae). Synonym of Astropectinidae)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstromesites Fisher, 1913
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten Gray, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinides Verrill, 1914
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathybiaster Danielssen & Koren, 1883
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlakiaster Perrier, 1881
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBollonaster McKnight, 1977
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBunodaster Verrill, 1909
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraspidaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenophoraster Fisher, 1906
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenopleura Fisher, 1913
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDipsacaster Alcock, 1893
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKoremaster Fisher, 1913
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster E. A. Smith, 1876
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLonchotaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacroptychaster H.E.S. Clark, 1962
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMimastrella Fisher, 1916
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatagiaster Fisher, 1906
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPersephonaster Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProserpinaster Fell, 1963
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster Sladen, 1885
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThrissacanthias Fisher, 1910
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTritonaster Fisher, 1906
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrophodiscus Fisher, 1917

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthosticte Fisher, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrenaster Perrier, 1885 non d'Orbigny, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster Sladen, 1889 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlyphaster Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster E. A. Smith, 1876 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911, 1940).)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIlyaster Danielssen & Koren, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathybiaster Danielssen & Koren, 1883 (synonym according to Koehler (1909))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptoptychaster E. A. Smith, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster E. A. Smith, 1876 (Synonym of Leptychaster according to Fisher (1911))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoiraster Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyaster Sladen, 1889 (synonym according to A.M. & A.H. Clark (1954))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNauricia Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraspidaster Sladen, 1889 (Probable Synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParastropecten Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster (Parastropecten) (Ludwig, 1905) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster E. A. Smith, 1876 (Subgenus according to Fisher (1940).)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhidiaster Koehler, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster Sladen, 1885 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhoxaster Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathybiaster Danielssen & Koren, 1883 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanasterinae Sladen, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanasteridae Sladen, 1883
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriamaster Koehler, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster E. A. Smith, 1876 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilasteropsis Fisher, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPersephonaster Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891 (Synonym according to Koehler (1909))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRipaster Koehler, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster Sladen, 1885 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSideriaster Verrill, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyaster Sladen, 1889 (synonym according to A.M. & A.H. Clark (1954))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaria Nardo, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten Gray, 1840 (synonym according to Fisher (1908). Also a homonym of Nardo Moller 1832 (Mollusca-a xenophorid snail).)
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): 180 [details]   
Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2008). Astropectinidae. 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=123127 on 2017-11-19

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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): 180 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonasteridae Sladen, 1899) 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): xxvii, 60 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonasterinae Verrill, 1899) 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
page(s): 200 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriamasterinae Fisher, 1917) Fisher, W.K. (1917). XIV. Notes on Asteroidea. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 8th series, v. 20: 166-172., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/53302#page/186/mode/1up
page(s): 172 [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]   

identification resource Doderlein, L. (1917). Die Asteriden der Siboga-Expedition. 1. Die Gattung Astropecten und ihre Stammesgeschichte. Siboga-Expedition. 46a: 1-190., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11717817 [details]   
 



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omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorモミジガイ  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkamsjöstjärnor  [details]