WoRMS taxon details

Porcellanasteridae Sladen, 1883

123130  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123130)

accepted
Family
Genus Abyssaster Madsen, 1961
Genus Benthogenia Fisher, 1911
Genus Damnaster H.E.S. Clark & McKnight, 1994
Genus Eremicaster Fisher, 1905
  » Species Eremicaster crassus (Sladen, 1883)
  » Species Eremicaster pacificus (Ludwig, 1905)
  » Species Eremicaster vicinus Ludwig, 1907
  » Species Eremicaster gracilis (Sladen, 1883) accepted as Eremicaster crassus (Sladen, 1883) (Synonym according to Belyaev (1958), Madsen (1961))
  » Species Eremicaster tenebrarius (Fisher, 1905) accepted as Eremicaster crassus (Sladen, 1883) (Synonym according to Belyaev (1958))
  » Species Eremicaster waltherii (Ludwig, 1905) accepted as Eremicaster crassus (Sladen, 1883) (Synonym according to Belyaev (1985).)
Genus Hyphalaster Sladen, 1883
  » Species Hyphalaster australis Belyaev & Mironov, 1993
  » Species Hyphalaster hyalinus Sladen, 1883
  » Species Hyphalaster inermis Sladen, 1883
  » Species Hyphalaster multispinus Belyaev & Mironov, 1993
  » Species Hyphalaster scotiae Koehler, 1907
  » Species Hyphalaster giganteus Macan, 1938 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Hyphalaster antonii Perrier, 1885 accepted as Hyphalaster inermis Sladen, 1883 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
  » Species Hyphalaster diadematus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Abyssaster diadematus (Sladen, 1883)
  » Species Hyphalaster fortis Koehler, 1907 accepted as Hyphalaster inermis Sladen, 1883 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
  » Species Hyphalaster gracilis Koehler, 1907 accepted as Hyphalaster inermis Sladen, 1883 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
  » Species Hyphalaster moseri Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Hyphalaster inermis Sladen, 1883 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
  » Species Hyphalaster parfaiti Perrier, 1885 accepted as Hyphalaster inermis Sladen, 1883 (Synonym accoridng to Madsen (1961).)
  » Species Hyphalaster planus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Abyssaster planus (Sladen, 1883)
  » Species Hyphalaster tara Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891 accepted as Abyssaster tara (Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891)
  » Species Hyphalaster valdividae Ludwig in Chun, 1900 accepted as Thoracaster cylindratus Sladen, 1883 (Synonym according to Koehler (1909))
Genus Lysaster Bell, 1909
Genus Porcellanaster Wyville Thomson, 1878
  » Species Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878
  » Species Porcellanaster ivanovi Belyaev, 1969
  » Species Porcellanaster caulifer Sladen, 1883 accepted as Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
  » Species Porcellanaster crassus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Eremicaster crassus (Sladen, 1883) (original combination)
  » Species Porcellanaster eremicus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1921))
  » Species Porcellanaster fragilis Döderlein, 1921 accepted as Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
  » Species Porcellanaster gracilis Sladen, 1883 accepted as Eremicaster gracilis (Sladen, 1883) (Synonym according to Belyaev (1985).)
  » Species Porcellanaster granulosus Perrier, 1885 accepted as Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
  » Species Porcellanaster inermis Perrier, 1885 accepted as Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Lieberkind (1935))
  » Species Porcellanaster irregularis Lieberkind, 1932 accepted as Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
  » Species Porcellanaster pacificus Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Eremicaster pacificus (Ludwig, 1905)
  » Species Porcellanaster pedunculatus (Perrier, 1882) accepted as Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1921))
  » Species Porcellanaster sladeni (Perrier, 1885) accepted as Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Lieberkind (1935))
  » Species Porcellanaster tenebrarius Fisher, 1905 accepted as Eremicaster crassus (Sladen, 1883) (Synonym according to Belyaev (1985).)
  » Species Porcellanaster tuberosus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
  » Species Porcellanaster vicinus Ludwig, 1907 accepted as Eremicaster vicinus Ludwig, 1907
  » Species Porcellanaster waltharii Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Eremicaster crassus (Sladen, 1883) (Synonym according to Fisher (1911) and Belyaev (1985))
Genus Sidonaster Koehler, 1909
  » Species Sidonaster vaneyi Koehler, 1909
  » Species Sidonaster batheri Koehler, 1909 accepted as Sidonaster vaneyi Koehler, 1909
  » Species Sidonaster psilonotus Fisher, 1913 accepted as Sidonaster vaneyi Koehler, 1909 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Genus Styracaster Sladen, 1883
  » Species Styracaster armatus Sladen, 1883
  » Species Styracaster caroli Ludwig, 1907
  » Species Styracaster chuni Ludwig, 1907
  » Species Styracaster clavipes Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891
  » Species Styracaster elongatus Koehler, 1907
  » Species Styracaster horridus Sladen, 1883
  » Species Styracaster longispinus Belyaev & Moskalev, 1986
  » Species Styracaster monacanthus Ludwig, 1907
  » Species Styracaster paucispinus Ludwig, 1907
  » Species Styracaster robustus Koehler, 1907
  » Species Styracaster simplipaxillatus Belyaev & Moskalev, 1986
  » Species Styracaster transitvus Belyaev & Moskalev, 1986
  » Species Styracaster yapensis Zhang et al., 2017
  » Species Styracaster edwardsi Perrier, 1885 accepted as Styracaster armatus Sladen, 1883 (Synonym according to Madsen (1981))
  » Species Styracaster groenlandica Lieberkind, 1935 accepted as Styracaster chuni Ludwig, 1907
  » Species Styracaster spinosus Perrier, 1885 accepted as Styracaster armatus Sladen, 1883 (Synonym according to Madsen (1981))
Genus Thoracaster Sladen, 1883
  » Species Thoracaster cylindratus Sladen, 1883
  » Species Thoracaster alberti Koehler, 1909 accepted as Thoracaster cylindratus Sladen, 1883 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
  » Species Thoracaster magnus Ludwig, 1907 accepted as Thoracaster cylindratus Sladen, 1883 (synonym)
Genus Vitjazaster Belyaev, 1969

Genus Albatrossaster Ludwig, 1907 accepted as Porcellanaster Wyville Thomson, 1878 (synonym)
  » Species Albatrossaster nudus Ludwig, 1907 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Albatrossaster richardi Koehler, 1909 accepted as Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
  » Species Albatrossaster semimarginalis Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Genus Albatrossia Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Albatrossaster Ludwig, 1907 (synonym)
  » Species Albatrossia nuda (Ludwig, 1907) accepted as Porcellanaster Wyville Thomson, 1878 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Albatrossia semimarginalis Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Genus Caulaster Perrier, 1882 accepted as Porcellanaster Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Ludwig (1907))
  » Species Caulaster dubius Koehler, 1909 accepted as Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
  » Species Caulaster pedunculatus Perrier, 1882 accepted as Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1921))
  » Species Caulaster sladeni Perrier, 1885 accepted as Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (synonym according to Lieberkind (1935))
Genus Chunaster Ludwig, 1907 accepted as Styracaster Sladen, 1883 (synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
  » Species Chunaster scapanephorus Ludwig, 1907 accepted as Styracaster horridus Sladen, 1883 (synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Subfamily Ctenodiscinae Sladen, 1889 accepted as Ctenodiscidae Sladen, 1889
  » Genus Anodiscus Perrier, 1869 accepted as Ctenodiscus Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
    » Species Anodiscus crispatus (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Ctenodiscus crispatus (Bruzelius, 1805) (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Genus Machairaster Perrier, 1884 accepted as Styracaster Sladen, 1883 (synonym)
Genus Pseudaster Perrier, 1885 accepted as Thoracaster Sladen, 1883 (Synonym according to Ludwig (1907))
  » Species Pseudaster cordifer Perrier, 1885 accepted as Thoracaster cylindratus Sladen, 1883 (Synonym according to Ludwig (1907))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Sladen, W.P. (1883) The Asteroidea of H.M.S. Challenger Expedition, pt. 2. Astropectinidae. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 17: 214-269., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31628552
page(s): 214 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Porcellanasteridae Sladen, 1883. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123130 on 2018-05-22
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original description Sladen, W.P. (1883) The Asteroidea of H.M.S. Challenger Expedition, pt. 2. Astropectinidae. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 17: 214-269., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31628552
page(s): 214 [details]   

original description  (ofPorcellanasterinae Sladen, 1883) Sladen, W.P. (1883) The Asteroidea of H.M.S. Challenger Expedition, pt. 2. Astropectinidae. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 17: 214-269., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31628552
page(s): 214 [details]   

original description  (ofLethmasteridae Belyaev, 1969) Belyaev, G.M. (1969). [New sea stars from the abyssal and ultraabyssal of the Pacific Ocean]. Byulleten Moskovskogo Obshchestva Ispytatelei Prirody Otdel Biologicheskii. 74(3): 5-26, 3 pls, 8 figs.
page(s): 5 [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 Madsen F.J. (1961). On the zoogeography and origin of the abyssal fauna in view of the knowledge of the Porcellanasteridae. XIII. Some characteristics of deep-sea fauna. Galathea Report, 4, 200-202. [details]   

additional source Clark, H. E. S. and McKnight, D. G. (2000). The marine fauna of New Zealand: Echinodermata: Asteroidea (sea-stars). Order Paxillosida. Order Notomyotida. NIWA Biodiversity Memoir. 116: 1-196. [details]   

additional source Madsen F.J. (1961). The Porcellanasteridae. A monographic revision of an abyssal group of sea-stars. Galathea Reports. 4: 33-174 , available online at http://www.zmuc.dk/inverweb/galathea/Pdf_filer/Volume_04/galathea-vol.04-pp_033-176.pdf [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] 

additional source Clark, A.M. (1989). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 1: Paxillosida and Notomyotida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1989). Echinoderm Studies, 3: pp. 225-347 (look up in IMIS[details]   

identification resource Madsen F.J. (1961). The Porcellanasteridae. A monographic revision of an abyssal group of sea-stars. Galathea Reports. 4: 33-174 , available online at http://www.zmuc.dk/inverweb/galathea/Pdf_filer/Volume_04/galathea-vol.04-pp_033-176.pdf [details]   

context source (MSBIAS) MEDIN. (2011). UK checklist of marine species derived from the applications Marine Recorder and UNICORN. version 1.0. [details]