WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontasteridae Verrill, 1899

123136  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123136)

accepted
Family
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathasteridae Koehler, 1924 (Invalidated by the synonymy of Gnathaster Sladen 1889 with Odontaster Verrrill, 1880)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcodontaster Verrill, 1899
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiabocilla McKnight, 2006
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplodontias Fisher, 1908
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurygonias Farquhar, 1913
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplaster Perrier in Milne-Edwards, 1882
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontaster Verrill, 1880

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodon Perrier, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontaster Verrill, 1880 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpidontaster Koehler, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontaster Verrill, 1880 (synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathaster Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontaster Verrill, 1880 (A synonym of Odontaster Verrill 1880 ccording to Fisher (1911))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathodon Verrill, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontaster Verrill, 1880 (synonym-lapsus for Odontaster according to Fisher (1940).)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniodon Perrier, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplodontias Fisher, 1908 (A junior homonym of Goniodon Herrick 1888 (Mollusca) but replaceable by DiplodontiasFisher 1908.)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnognathaster Döderlein, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontaster Verrill, 1880 (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeuresaster Bell, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcodontaster Verrill, 1899 (Synonym of Acodontaster according to Fisher (1940).)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetadontaster Koehler, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcodontaster Verrill, 1899 (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeridontaster Koehler, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontaster Verrill, 1880 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudontaster Koehler, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcodontaster Verrill, 1899
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridontaster Koehler, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcodontaster Verrill, 1899 (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
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): 201 [details]   
Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2008). Odontasteridae Verrill, 1899. 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=123136 on 2017-12-11

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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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
page(s): 201 [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 Alton, M.S. (1966).A new sea-star from the northeastern Pacific Ocean, Asthenactis fisheri n. sp., with a review of the family Myxasteridae.Deep-Sea Research 13: 687-697 [details]