WoRMS taxon details

Echinasteridae Verrill, 1867

123132  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123132)

accepted
Family
Metrodiridae Sladen, 1889 (Metrodira placed into Echinasteridae by Blake (1980). Metrodiridae sunk into Echinasteridae.)
Genus Aleutihenricia Clark & Jewett, 2010
Genus Dictyaster Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891
Genus Echinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
  » Subgenus Echinaster (Echinaster) Müller & Troschel, 1840
  » Species Echinaster arcystatus H.L. Clark, 1914
  » Species Echinaster callosus Marenzeller, 1895
  » Species Echinaster colemani Rowe & Albertson, 1987
  » Species Echinaster cylindricus Meissner, 1892
  » Species Echinaster echinatus Koehler, 1920
  » Species Echinaster farquhari Benham, 1909
  » Species Echinaster glomeratus H.L. Clark, 1916
  » Species Echinaster lacunosus Grube, 1857
  » Species Echinaster luzonicus (Gray, 1840)
  » Species Echinaster panamensis Leipoldt, 1895
  » Species Echinaster parvispinus A.H. Clark, 1916
  » Species Echinaster purpureus (Gray, 1840)
  » Species Echinaster smithi Ludwig, 1903
  » Species Echinaster stereosomus Fisher, 1913
  » Species Echinaster superbus H.L. Clark, 1916
  » Species Echinaster varicolor H.L. Clark, 1938
  » Species Echinaster crassus Müller & Troschel, 1842 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Echinaster cribella Lutken, 1871 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Echinaster deplanatus Grube, 1857 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Echinaster gracilis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Echinaster rigidus Grube, 1857 (nomen dubium)
  » Subgenus Echinaster (Othilia) Gray, 1840 represented as Echinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) aculeata (Gray, 1840)
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) echinophorus (Lamarck, 1816)
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) graminicola Campbell & Turner, 1984
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) guyanensis A.M. Clark, 1987
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) paucispinus A.M. Clark, 1987
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) sentus (Say, 1825)
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) serpentarius Müller & Troschel, 1842
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) spinulosus Verrill, 1869
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) tenuispina Verrill, 1871
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) robustus Verrill, 1914 (nomen dubium)
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) antonioensis deLoriol, 1904 accepted as Echinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym)
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) crassispina Verrill, 1868 accepted as Echinaster (Othilia) echinophorus (Lamarck, 1816) (Synonym according to Verrill (1915))
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) densispinulosus Tommasi, 1970 accepted as Echinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to de Avila Pires (1983).)
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) doriae De Filippi, 1859 accepted as Echinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Probable synonym according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992).)
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) lepidus de Loriol, 1904 accepted as Echinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonymy according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992).)
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) modestus Perrier, 1881 accepted as Echinaster (Othilia) spinulosus Verrill, 1869 (Synonymy according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992).)
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) nudus Tommasi, 1970 accepted as Echinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonymy according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992).)
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) spinosus Muller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Echinaster (Othilia) sentus (Say, 1825) ((at least part) Synonym according to Sladen (1889) and Verrill (1915).)
    » Species Echinaster (Othilia) tribulus De Filippi, 1859 accepted as Echinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992).)
  » Species Echinaster modestus Perrier, 1881 represented as Echinaster (Echinaster) modestus Perrier, 1881
  » Species Echinaster reticulatus H.L. Clark, 1923 represented as Echinaster (Echinaster) reticulatus H.L. Clark, 1923
  » Species Echinaster sepositus (Retzius, 1783) represented as Echinaster (Echinaster) sepositus (Retzius, 1783)
    » Subspecies Echinaster sepositus mediterraneus Marchisio, 1896 accepted as Echinaster (Echinaster) sepositus sepositus (Retzius, 1783) (Synonym according to Tortonese (1981).)
  » Species Echinaster acanthodes H.L. Clark, 1916 accepted as Echinaster stereosomus Fisher, 1913 (Synonym according to Jangoux (1978).)
  » Species Echinaster affinis Perrier, 1869 accepted as Echinaster luzonicus (Gray, 1840) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
  » Species Echinaster clouei Valenciennes (MS) in Perrier, 1869 accepted as Echinaster gracilis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym )
  » Species Echinaster decanus Müller & Troschel, 1843 accepted as Plectaster decanus (Muller & Troschel, 1843)
  » Species Echinaster diffidens Koehler, 1923 accepted as Henricia diffidens (Koehler, 1923)
  » Species Echinaster echinulatus (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Mithrodia clavigera (Lamarck, 1816) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
  » Species Echinaster eridanella Muller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Echinaster luzonicus (Gray, 1840) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
  » Species Echinaster eschrichti Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Henricia eschrichti (Müller & Troschel, 1842) (original combination)
  » Species Echinaster fallax Muller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Cribrella fallax (Muller & Troschel, 1842) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
  » Species Echinaster heteractis (H.L. Clark, 1909) accepted as Nepanthia belcheri (Perrier, 1875) (Synonym according to H.L. Clark (1938))
  » Species Echinaster hirsuta Koehler, 1920 accepted as Rhopiella hirsuta (Koehler, 1920)
  » Species Echinaster madseni A.M. Clark & Tortonese, 1986 accepted as Echinaster (Echinaster) sepositus madseni A.M. Clark & Tortonese, 1986
  » Species Echinaster multipapillatus Hoffman in Rowe, 1974 accepted as Echinaster luzonicus (Gray, 1840) (Nomen nudum/synonym according to Rowe (1974).)
  » Species Echinaster oculatus Düben & Koren, 1846 accepted as Henricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776) (synonym according to Madsen (1987))
  » Species Echinaster ornatus Perrier, 1869 accepted as Henricia ornata (Perrier, 1869)
  » Species Echinaster pterasteroides Koehler, 1920 accepted as Rhopiella pterasteroides (Koehler, 1920) (Probable synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962).)
  » Species Echinaster sagenus (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Echinaster (Echinaster) sepositus (Retzius, 1783) (Synonym as restricted by Tortonese & Madsen (1979))
  » Species Echinaster sanguinolentus (O.F. Müller, 1776) accepted as Henricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776)
  » Species Echinaster sarsii Müller & Troschel, 1844 accepted as Henricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776) (Synonym according to Fisher (1911) and Madsen (1987))
  » Species Echinaster scrobiculatus Danielssen & Koren, 1883 accepted as Henricia perforata (O.F. Müller, 1776) (Synonym according to Madsen (1987))
  » Species Echinaster sladeni de Loriol, 1893 accepted as Cistina columbiae Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Clark and Rowe (1971))
  » Species Echinaster smilax Koehler, 1920 accepted as Henricia smilax (Koehler, 1920)
  » Species Echinaster solaris (Schreber, 1793) accepted as Acanthaster solaris (Schreber, 1793) (Synonym of Echinites, which is ultimately a synonym of Acanthaster)
  » Species Echinaster spinulifer (E. A. Smith, 1876) accepted as Henricia spinulfera (E. A. Smith, 1876)
  » Species Echinaster spinulifer Sladen, 1889 accepted as Rhopiella hirsuta kerguelenensis (Koehler, 1920) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962))
  » Species Echinaster vestitus Perrier, 1869 accepted as Echinaster purpureus (Gray, 1840) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Genus Henricia Gray, 1840
  » Species Henricia abyssalis (Perrier, 1894)
  » Species Henricia ambigua Djakonov, 1958
  » Species Henricia angusta Djakonov, 1961
  » Species Henricia aniva Djakonov, 1958
  » Species Henricia anomala Hayashi, 1973
  » Species Henricia antillarum Perrier, 1881
  » Species Henricia arcystata Fisher, 1917
  » Species Henricia aspera Fisher, 1906
  » Species Henricia asthenactis Fisher, 1910
  » Species Henricia aucklandiae Mortensen, 1925
  » Species Henricia caudani (Koehler, 1895)
  » Species Henricia clarki Fisher, 1910
  » Species Henricia compacta (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Henricia cylindrella (Sladen, 1883)
  » Species Henricia densispina (Sladen, 1878)
  » Species Henricia derjugini Djakonov, 1950
  » Species Henricia diffidens (Koehler, 1923)
  » Species Henricia djakonovi Chichvarkhin, 2017
  » Species Henricia downeyae A.M. Clark, 1987
  » Species Henricia dyscrita Fisher, 1911
  » Species Henricia echinata Clark & Jewett, 2010
  » Species Henricia elachys Clark & Jewett, 2010
  » Species Henricia elegans Djakonov, 1950
  » Species Henricia eschrichti (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
    » Subspecies Henricia eschrichti laevior (Michailovskij, 1903) accepted as Henricia spongiosa (O. Fabricius, 1780) (Synonym according to Madsen (1987))
  » Species Henricia exigua Hayashi, 1940
  » Species Henricia fisheri A.M. Clark, 1962
  » Species Henricia gemma Clark & Jewett, 2010
  » Species Henricia gracilis (Ludwig, 1905)
  » Species Henricia granulifera Djakonov, 1958
  » Species Henricia hayashii Djakonov, 1961
  » Species Henricia hedingi Madsen, 1987
  » Species Henricia imitatrix Djakonov, 1961
  » Species Henricia inexpectata Djakonov, 1961
  » Species Henricia insignis Clark & Jewett, 2010
  » Species Henricia iodinea Clark & Jewett, 2010
  » Species Henricia irregularis Hayashi, 1940
  » Species Henricia kapalae Rowe & Albertson, 1987
  » Species Henricia kinkasana Hayashi, 1940
  » Species Henricia kurilensis Djakonov, 1958
  » Species Henricia leviuscula (Stimpson, 1857)
    » Subspecies Henricia leviuscula annectens Fisher, 1910
    » Subspecies Henricia leviuscula leviuscula (Stimpson, 1857)
    » Subspecies Henricia leviuscula spiculifera (H.L. Clark, 1901)
    » Variety Henricia leviuscula var. lunula Verrill, 1914
    » Subspecies Henricia leviuscula attenuata Clark H.L., 1901 accepted as Henricia attenuata H.L. Clark, 1901
    » Subspecies Henricia leviuscula dyscrita Fisher, 1911 accepted as Henricia dyscrita Fisher, 1911
    » Subspecies Henricia leviuscula multispina Fisher, 1910 accepted as Henricia multispina Fisher, 1910
    » Variety Henricia leviuscula var. inaequalis Verrill, 1914 accepted as Henricia inequalis Verrill, 1914
    » Variety Henricia leviuscula var. nipponica Uchida, 1928 accepted as Henricia nipponica Uchida, 1928
  » Species Henricia lineata Clark & Jewett, 2010
  » Species Henricia lisa A.H. Clark, 1949
    » Subspecies Henricia lisa ingolfi Madsen, 1987
    » Subspecies Henricia lisa lisa A.H. Clark, 1949
  » Species Henricia longispina Fisher, 1910
  » Species Henricia lukinsii (Farquhar, 1898)
  » Species Henricia microplax Fisher, 1917
  » Species Henricia minuta (Bell, 1882)
  » Species Henricia mutans (Koehler, 1909)
  » Species Henricia nana (Ludwig, 1905)
  » Species Henricia nipponica Uchida, 1928
  » Species Henricia obesa (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Henricia ochotensis Djakonov, 1950
  » Species Henricia oculata (Pennant, 1777)
  » Species Henricia ohshimai Hayashi, 1935
  » Species Henricia orientalis Djakonov, 1950
  » Species Henricia ornata (Perrier, 1869)
  » Species Henricia pachyderma Hayashi, 1940
  » Species Henricia pacifica Hayashi, 1940
  » Species Henricia pagenstecheri (Studer, 1885)
  » Species Henricia parva (Koehler, 1912)
  » Species Henricia pauperrima Fisher, 1906
  » Species Henricia perforata (O.F. Müller, 1776)
  » Species Henricia pertusa (O.F. Müller, 1776)
  » Species Henricia polyacantha Fisher, 1906
  » Species Henricia praestans (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Henricia pseudoleviuscula Djakonov, 1958
  » Species Henricia pumila Eernisse, Strathmann & Strathmann, 2010
  » Species Henricia ralphae Fell, 1958
  » Species Henricia reniossa Hayashi, 1940
  » Species Henricia retecta A.M. Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976
  » Species Henricia reticulata Hayashi, 1940
  » Species Henricia rhytisma Clark & Jewett, 2010
  » Species Henricia robusta Fisher, 1906
  » Species Henricia sachalinica Djakonov, 1958
  » Species Henricia saghaliensis Hayashi, 1940
  » Species Henricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776)
  » Species Henricia seminudus (A.H. Clark, 1916)
  » Species Henricia sexradiata (Perrier, 1881)
  » Species Henricia simplex (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Henricia singularis Djakonov, 1961
  » Species Henricia skorikovi Djakonov, 1950
  » Species Henricia smilax (Koehler, 1920)
  » Species Henricia solida Djakonov, 1950
  » Species Henricia spinulfera (E. A. Smith, 1876)
  » Species Henricia spongiosa (O. Fabricius, 1780)
  » Species Henricia studeri (Perrier, 1891)
  » Species Henricia sufflata (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Henricia tacita Djakonov, 1958
  » Species Henricia tahia McKnight, 1975
  » Species Henricia tumida Verrill, 1909
  » Species Henricia uluudax Clark & Jewett, 2010
  » Species Henricia vermilion Clark & Jewett, 2010
  » Species Henricia palaspina Hopkins, 1967 (nomen nudum, Undescribed)
  » Species Henricia arctica Verrill, 1914 represented as Henricia tumida Verrill, 1909
  » Species Henricia abyssicola Norman, 1869 accepted as Henricia cylindrella (Sladen, 1883) (Synonym according to Madsen (1987))
  » Species Henricia annectens Fisher, 1910 accepted as Henricia leviuscula annectens Fisher, 1910
  » Species Henricia attenuata H.L. Clark, 1901 accepted as Henricia leviuscula (Stimpson, 1857)
  » Species Henricia australis Barattini, 1938 accepted as Henricia obesa (Sladen, 1889) (Synonym)
  » Species Henricia beringiana Djakonov, 1950 accepted as Aleutihenricia beringiana (Djakonov, 1950)
  » Species Henricia borealis Verrill, 1914 accepted as Henricia tumida Verrill, 1909 (Synoym according to Baranova (1957).)
  » Species Henricia crossispika Heding in Jägerskiöld, 1971 accepted as Henricia perforata (O.F. Müller, 1776) (Nomen nudum according to Madsen (1987))
  » Species Henricia curta (Norman, 1868) accepted as Henricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776)
  » Species Henricia heteractis H.L. Clark, 1909 accepted as Nepanthia belcheri (Perrier, 1875) (Synonym according to H.L. Clark (1938))
  » Species Henricia hyadesi (Perrier, 1891) accepted as Henricia obesa (Sladen, 1889) (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Henricia inequalis Verrill, 1914 accepted as Henricia leviuscula (Stimpson, 1857)
  » Species Henricia knipowitschi Djakonov, 1950 accepted as Henricia perforata (O.F. Müller, 1776) (Synonym according to Madsen (1987))
  » Species Henricia lunula Verrill, 1914 accepted as Henricia leviuscula var. lunula Verrill, 1914
  » Species Henricia microspina Verrill, 1915 accepted as Henricia antillarum Perrier, 1881 (Synonym according to Downey (1973).)
  » Species Henricia miliaris Verrill, 1914 accepted as Henricia sanguinolenta miliaris Verrill, 1914
  » Species Henricia multipapillata (Hoffman, 1874) accepted as Echinaster luzonicus (Gray, 1840) (NOMEN NUDUM, undescribed..ID according to Rowe.)
  » Species Henricia multispina Fisher, 1910 accepted as Henricia leviuscula spiculifera (H.L. Clark, 1901) (Synonym according to Hayashi (1973))
  » Species Henricia reticulata (H.L. Clark, 1923) accepted as Henricia retecta A.M. Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976
  » Species Henricia reticulata (H.L. Clark, 1923) accepted as Echinaster reticulatus H.L. Clark, 1923
  » Species Henricia rudis Verrill, 1914 accepted as Henricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776)
  » Species Henricia sanguinolenta sensu Rasmussen, 1965 non (O.F. Müller) accepted as Henricia perforata (O.F. Müller, 1776) (This was a notation for a misidentified name in the literature. Not a proper species.)
  » Species Henricia scabrior (Michailovskij, 1903) accepted as Henricia perforata (O.F. Müller, 1776) (Synonym according to Madsen (1987))
  » Species Henricia scrobiculata Duben & Koren in Jägerskiöld, 1971 accepted as Henricia perforata (O.F. Müller, 1776)
  » Species Henricia spatulifera Verrill, 1909 accepted as Henricia leviuscula (Stimpson, 1857) (A variety according to Verrill (1914))
  » Species Henricia spiculifera (H.L. Clark, 1901) accepted as Henricia leviuscula spiculifera (H.L. Clark, 1901) (Subspecies according to Verrill (1914) and Hayashi (1973).)
Genus Metrodira Gray, 1840
  » Species Metrodira subulata Gray, 1840
  » Species Metrodira subtilis (Lutken, 1871) (nomen dubium)
  » Species Metrodira dubia (nomen nudum)
  » Species Metrodira gracilenta Lovén (nomen nudum)
Genus Odontohenricia Rowe & Albertson, 1988
Genus Plectaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Rhopiella Fisher, 1940
  » Species Rhopiella hirsuta (Koehler, 1920)
    » Subspecies Rhopiella hirsuta kerguelenensis (Koehler, 1920) accepted as Rhopiella hirsuta (Koehler, 1920) (Subspecies indistinct according to Guille (1974).)
  » Species Rhopiella koehleri Fisher, 1940 accepted as Rhopiella hirsuta (Koehler, 1920) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962), Guille (1974).)
  » Species Rhopiella pterasteroides (Koehler, 1920) accepted as Rhopiella hirsuta (Koehler, 1920) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962))

Subfamily Acanthasterinae Sladen, 1889 accepted as Acanthasteridae
Genus Cribella Agassiz, 1835 accepted as Henricia Gray, 1840 (synonym)
  » Species Cribella caudani Koehler, 1895 represented as Cribrella caudani Koehler, 1895 (lapsus for Cribrella)
Genus Cribrella Lütken, 1857 accepted as Henricia Gray, 1840 (synonym)
  » Species Cribrella antarctica Philippi in Quijada, 1911 (nomen nudum, according to Madsen (1956))
  » Species Cribrella hyadesi Perrier, 1888 (nomen nudum)
  » Species Cribrella abyssalis Perrier, 1894 accepted as Henricia abyssalis (Perrier, 1894) (Synonym according to Madsen (1987))
  » Species Cribrella abyssicola Norman, 1869 accepted as Henricia pertusa (O.F. Müller, 1776) (Synonym according to Madsen (1987))
  » Species Cribrella antillarum Perrier, 1881 accepted as Henricia antillarum Perrier, 1881
  » Species Cribrella biscayensis Koehler, 1895 accepted as Henricia pertusa (O.F. Müller, 1776) (synonym according to Madsen (1987) and A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992))
  » Species Cribrella brasiliensis (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Echinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
  » Species Cribrella caudani Koehler, 1895 accepted as Henricia caudani (Koehler, 1895)
  » Species Cribrella compacta Sladen, 1889 accepted as Henricia compacta (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Cribrella cylindrella Sladen, 1883 accepted as Henricia cylindrella (Sladen, 1883)
  » Species Cribrella densispina Sladen, 1879 accepted as Henricia densispina (Sladen, 1878)
  » Species Cribrella eschrichtii (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Henricia eschrichti (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
  » Species Cribrella fallax (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Echinaster purpureus (Gray, 1840) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
  » Species Cribrella gracilis Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Henricia gracilis (Ludwig, 1905)
  » Species Cribrella granulosa Sladen, 1889 accepted as Henricia spinulfera (E. A. Smith, 1876) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962).)
  » Species Cribrella hyadesi Perrier, 1891 accepted as Henricia obesa (Sladen, 1889) (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Cribrella laevior Michailovskij, 1903 accepted as Henricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776) (Synonym according to Madsen (1987))
  » Species Cribrella laeviuscula (Stimpson, 1857) accepted as Henricia leviuscula (Stimpson, 1857)
  » Species Cribrella lukinsii Farquhar, 1898 accepted as Henricia lukinsii (Farquhar, 1898)
  » Species Cribrella minuta Bell, 1882 accepted as Henricia minuta (Bell, 1882) (original designation)
  » Species Cribrella murina Perrier, 1875 accepted as Henricia perforata (O.F. Müller, 1776) (Synonym according to Madsen (1987))
  » Species Cribrella mutans Koehler, 1909 accepted as Henricia mutans (Koehler, 1909)
  » Species Cribrella nana Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Henricia nana (Ludwig, 1905)
  » Species Cribrella obesa Sladen, 1889 accepted as Henricia obesa (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Cribrella occulata Hutton, 1872 accepted as Henricia compacta (Sladen, 1889) (Synonym according to Farquhar (1898))
  » Species Cribrella oculata (Pennant, 1777) accepted as Henricia oculata (Pennant, 1777)
  » Species Cribrella ornata (Perrier, 1869) accepted as Henricia ornata (Perrier, 1869)
  » Species Cribrella pagenstecheri Studer, 1885 accepted as Henricia pagenstecheri (Studer, 1885)
  » Species Cribrella pagenstecheri Meissner, 1904 accepted as Henricia obesa (Sladen, 1889) (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Cribrella parva Koehler, 1912 accepted as Henricia parva (Koehler, 1912)
  » Species Cribrella pectinata Verrill, 1894 accepted as Henricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776) (Reduced to variety by Koehler (1909) and Verill (1914).)
  » Species Cribrella praestans Sladen, 1889 accepted as Henricia praestans (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Cribrella rosea (O.F. Müller, 1776) accepted as Stichastrella rosea (O.F. Müller, 1776)
  » Species Cribrella sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776) accepted as Henricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776)
  » Species Cribrella sarsi Perrier, 1878 accepted as Henricia oculata (Pennant, 1777) (NOMEN NUDUM, undescribed according to Sladen (1889))
  » Species Cribrella scabrior Michailovskij, 1903 accepted as Henricia perforata (O.F. Müller, 1776) (Synonym according to Madsen (1987))
  » Species Cribrella seposita (Retzius, 1783) accepted as Echinaster (Echinaster) sepositus (Retzius, 1783)
  » Species Cribrella sexradiata Perrier, 1881 accepted as Henricia sexradiata (Perrier, 1881)
  » Species Cribrella simplex Sladen, 1889 accepted as Henricia simplex (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Cribrella spiculifera H.L. Clark, 1901 accepted as Henricia leviuscula spiculifera (H.L. Clark, 1901) (Subspecies according to Hayashi (1973))
  » Species Cribrella studeri Perrier, 1891 accepted as Henricia studeri (Perrier, 1891)
  » Species Cribrella sufflata Sladen, 1889 accepted as Henricia sufflata (Sladen, 1889)
Genus Cyllaster A.H. Clark, 1916 accepted as Henricia Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Genus Echinaster Gray, 1840 accepted as Acanthaster Gervais, 1841
Genus Henricides Verrill, 1914 accepted as Nepanthia Gray, 1840
  » Species Henricides heteractis (H.L. Clark, 1909) accepted as Nepanthia belcheri (Perrier, 1875) (A synonym according to H.L. Clark (1938))
Genus Magdalenaster Koehler, 1907 accepted as Henricia Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Mortensen (1927))
Subfamily Mithrodiinae Viguier, 1878 accepted as Mithrodiidae Viguier, 1878
Genus Othilia Gray, 1840 accepted as Echinaster (Othilia) Gray, 1840 (Subgenus of Echinaster Muller & Troschel, 1840)
  » Species Othilia aculeata Gray, 1840 accepted as Echinaster (Othilia) aculeata (Gray, 1840) (original combination)
  » Species Othilia eridanella (Muller & Troschel, 1942) accepted as Echinaster luzonicus (Gray, 1840) (Synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
  » Species Othilia luzonica Gray, 1840 accepted as Echinaster luzonicus (Gray, 1840) (original combination)
  » Species Othilia multispina Gray, 1840 accepted as Echinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Probably a synonym but proposed for rejection by ICZN)
  » Species Othilia purpurea Gray, 1840 accepted as Echinaster purpureus (Gray, 1840) (original combination)
  » Species Othilia sexradiata Studer, 1876 accepted as Asterias perrieri E. A. Smith, 1876 (synonym according to Studer (1884) and Sladen (1889))
  » Species Othilia spinosa (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Echinaster (Othilia) echinophorus (Lamarck, 1816) (Previous combination)
  » Species Othilia spinulifera E. A. Smith, 1876 accepted as Henricia spinulfera (E. A. Smith, 1876) (original combination)
Genus Rhopia Gray, 1840 accepted as Echinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Genus Scaphaster de Loriol, 1899 accepted as Metrodira Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1919).)
  » Species Scaphaster humberti de Loriol, 1899 accepted as Metrodira subulata Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Koehler (1910))
Genus Spinohenricia Heding, 1935 accepted as Henricia Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Madsen (1987))
Genus Thyraster Ives, 1890 accepted as Echinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840 (Synonym according to Downey (1973).)
Subfamily Valvasterinae Viguier, 1879 accepted as Valvasteridae Viguier, 1879
Genus Verrillaster Downey, 1973 accepted as Echinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840 (synonym according to Tortonese & Downey (1977).)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Verrill, A.E. (1867). Notes on Radiata in the Museum of Yale College, with descriptions of new genera and species. No. 3. On the geographical distribution of the echinoderms of the West coast of America. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 1(2): 323-351., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13380258#page/91/mode/1up
page(s): 343; note: Note that date for this citation varies in the literature and sometimes is represented as 1870 due to problems with the date citations in the original publication. [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2019). World Asteroidea Database. Echinasteridae Verrill, 1867. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123132 on 2019-11-13
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original description Verrill, A.E. (1867). Notes on Radiata in the Museum of Yale College, with descriptions of new genera and species. No. 3. On the geographical distribution of the echinoderms of the West coast of America. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 1(2): 323-351., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13380258#page/91/mode/1up
page(s): 343; note: Note that date for this citation varies in the literature and sometimes is represented as 1870 due to problems with the date citations in the original publication. [details]   

original description  (of Metrodiridae Sladen, 1889) Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–1876. Zoology.</em> 30 (part 51): xlii + 893 pages, 118 plates., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-51/README.htm [details]   

original description  (of Metrodirinae Sladen, 1889) Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–1876. Zoology.</em> 30 (part 51): xlii + 893 pages, 118 plates., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-51/README.htm
page(s): 415 [details]   

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i>. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Clark, A.M. (1996). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 3. Velatida and Spinulosida, <B><I>in</I></B>: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1996). <i> Echinoderm Studies,</i> 5: pp. 183-250 (look up in IMIS[details]   

identification resource Rowe, F. W. E. and E. L. Albertson.(1986)The echinoderm genus <i>Henricia</i> Gray, 1840 (Asteroidea: Echinasteridae) in southern and southeastern Australian waters, with the description of a new species Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 109(3): 183-194, available online at http://biostor.org/reference/86291 [details]   

identification resource Madsen, F.J. (1987). The <i>Henricia sanguinolenta</i> complex (Echinodermata, Asteroidea) of the Norwegian Sea and adjacent waters. A re-evaluation, with notes on related species. Steenstrupia 13(5): 201-268. [details]   
 
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