WoRMS taxon details

Odontasteridae Verrill, 1899

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

accepted
Family
Gnathasteridae Koehler, 1924 (Invalidated by the synonymy of Gnathaster Sladen 1889 with Odontaster Verrrill, 1880)
Genus Acodontaster Verrill, 1899
  » Species Acodontaster capitatus (Koehler, 1912)
  » Species Acodontaster conspicuus (Koehler, 1920)
  » Species Acodontaster elongatus (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Acodontaster hodgsoni (Bell, 1908)
  » Species Acodontaster marginatus (Koehler, 1912)
  » Species Acodontaster abbreviatus Koehler, 1923 accepted as Acodontaster conspicuus (Koehler, 1920) (A synonym of A. conspicuus (Koehler, 1920) according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Acodontaster ceramoideus Fisher, 1940 accepted as Acodontaster elongatus (Sladen, 1889) (A forma of A. elongatus)
  » Species Acodontaster cremeus (Ludwig, 1903) accepted as Acodontaster elongatus (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Acodontaster granuliferus Koehler, 1920 accepted as Acodontaster elongatus (Sladen, 1889) (A subspecies of Acodontaster elongatus)
  » Species Acodontaster miliaris (Gray, 1847) accepted as Diplodontias miliaris (Gray, 1847)
  » Species Acodontaster waitei (Koehler, 1920) accepted as Acodontaster conspicuus (Koehler, 1920) (synonym)
Genus Diabocilla McKnight, 2006
Genus Diplodontias Fisher, 1908
Genus Eurygonias Farquhar, 1913
Genus Hoplaster Perrier in Milne-Edwards, 1882
  » Species Hoplaster kupe McKnight, 1973
  » Species Hoplaster spinosus Perrier in Milne-Edwards, 1882
  » Species Hoplaster lepidus (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Hoplaster spinosus Perrier in Milne-Edwards, 1882 (A synonym according to Verrill (1899) and verified in Gage et al. (1983).)
Genus Odontaster Verrill, 1880
  » Species Odontaster aucklandensis McKnight, 1973
  » Species Odontaster australis H.L. Clark, 1926
  » Species Odontaster benhami (Mortensen, 1925)
  » Species Odontaster crassus Fisher, 1905
  » Species Odontaster cynthiae Janosik & Halanych, 2012
  » Species Odontaster hispidus Verrill, 1880
  » Species Odontaster mediterraneus (von Marenzeller, 1893)
  » Species Odontaster meridionalis (E. A. Smith, 1876)
  » Species Odontaster pearsei Janosik & Halanych, 2010
  » Species Odontaster penicillatus (Philippi, 1870)
  » Species Odontaster robustus Verrill, 1899
  » Species Odontaster rosagemmae McKnight, 2001
  » Species Odontaster roseus Janosik & Halanych, 2010
  » Species Odontaster setosus Verrill, 1899
  » Species Odontaster validus Koehler, 1906
  » Species Odontaster pusillus Koehler, 1907 (nomen dubium, Holotype immature, identiy uncertain according to Koehler (1920))
  » Species Odontaster belli (Studer, 1884) accepted as Odontaster penicillatus (Philippi, 1870) (Synonym of O. penicillatus according to Madsen (1956))
  » Species Odontaster capitatus Koehler, 1912 accepted as Acodontaster elongatus f. capitatus (Koehler, 1912)
  » Species Odontaster cremeus Ludwig, 1903 accepted as Acodontaster elongatus (Sladen, 1889) (synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Odontaster elegans Koehler, 1912 accepted as Odontaster meridionalis (E. A. Smith, 1876) (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Odontaster glaber Barattini, 1938 accepted as Acodontaster elongatus (Sladen, 1889) (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Odontaster granuliferus Koehler, 1912 accepted as Acodontaster elongatus (Sladen, 1889) (A synonym according to Bernasconi (1964))
  » Species Odontaster grayi (Bell, 1881) accepted as Odontaster benhami (Mortensen, 1925)
  » Species Odontaster paxillosus (Gray, 1847) accepted as Diplodontias paxillosus (Gray, 1847)
  » Species Odontaster pedicellaris (Perrier, 1891) accepted as Odontaster penicillatus (Philippi, 1870) (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Odontaster propinquus A.H. Clark, 1917 accepted as Acodontaster elongatus (Sladen, 1889) (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Odontaster singularis (Müller & Troschel, 1843) accepted as Diplodontias singularis (Müller & Troschel, 1843)
  » Species Odontaster tenuis Koehler, 1906 accepted as Odontaster validus Koehler, 1906 (A forma of O. validus according to Fisher (1940))

Genus Asterodon Perrier, 1891 accepted as Odontaster Verrill, 1880 (synonym)
  » Species Asterodon dilatatus Fell, 1953 accepted as Diplodontias dilatatus (Perrier, 1875)
  » Species Asterodon granulosus Perrier, 1891 accepted as Diplodontias singularis granulosus (Perrier, 1891)
  » Species Asterodon grayi Perrier, 1891 accepted as Acodontaster elongatus granuliferus (Koehler, 1912) (non O. grayi Bell 1881, a synonym of O. penicillatus (Philippi 1870)=Acodontaster elongatus granuliferus according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Asterodon miliaris (Gray, 1847) accepted as Diplodontias miliaris (Gray, 1847)
  » Species Asterodon pedicellaris Perrier, 1891 accepted as Odontaster penicillatus (Philippi, 1870)
  » Species Asterodon robustus Fell, 1953 accepted as Diplodontias robustus (Fell, 1953)
  » Species Asterodon singularis Perrier, 1891 accepted as Diplodontias singularis (Müller & Troschel, 1843)
Genus Epidontaster Koehler, 1920 accepted as Odontaster Verrill, 1880 (synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Epidontaster pentagonalis Koehler, 1920 accepted as Odontaster meridionalis (E. A. Smith, 1876) (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Gnathaster Sladen, 1889 accepted as Odontaster Verrill, 1880 (A synonym of Odontaster Verrill 1880 ccording to Fisher (1911))
  » Species Gnathaster dilatatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Diplodontias dilatatus (Perrier, 1875)
  » Species Gnathaster elegans (Koehler, 1912) accepted as Odontaster meridionalis (E. A. Smith, 1876) (A synonym according to Fisher (1911))
  » Species Gnathaster elongatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Acodontaster elongatus (Sladen, 1889) (junior synonym)
  » Species Gnathaster grayi (Bell, 1881) accepted as Odontaster penicillatus (Philippi, 1870) (A forma of O. penicillatus according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Gnathaster mediterraneus von Marenzeller, 1893 accepted as Odontaster mediterraneus (von Marenzeller, 1893) (synonym)
  » Species Gnathaster meridionalis (E.A. Smith, 1876) accepted as Odontaster meridionalis (E. A. Smith, 1876) (Subsequent combination used by Sladen (1889))
  » Species Gnathaster pedicellaris (Perrier, 1891) accepted as Odontaster penicillatus (Philippi, 1870) (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Gnathaster penicillatus (Philippi, 1870) accepted as Odontaster penicillatus (Philippi, 1870) (subsequent combination of G. penicillatus Philippi, 1870)
  » Species Gnathaster pilulatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Odontaster penicillatus (Philippi, 1870)
  » Species Gnathaster rugosus (Hutton, 1872) accepted as Diplodontias miliaris (Gray, 1847) (A synonym according to Farquhar (1907))
  » Species Gnathaster singularis (Müller & Troschel, 1843) accepted as Diplodontias singularis (Müller & Troschel, 1843)
  » Species Gnathaster tenuis (Koehler, 1906) accepted as Odontaster validus Koehler, 1906 (A forma according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Gnathaster validus (Koehler, 1906) accepted as Odontaster validus Koehler, 1906 (subsequent combination of O. validus 1906)
  » Species Gnathaster verrucosus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Cycethra verrucosa (Philippi, 1857)
Genus Gnathodon Verrill, 1899 accepted as Odontaster Verrill, 1880 (synonym-lapsus for Odontaster according to Fisher (1940).)
Genus Goniodon Perrier, 1894 accepted as Diplodontias Fisher, 1908 (A junior homonym of Goniodon Herrick 1888 (Mollusca) but replaceable by DiplodontiasFisher 1908.)
  » Species Goniodon angustus Koehler, 1911 accepted as Diplodontias dilatatus (Perrier, 1875) (synonym according to Mortensen (1925))
  » Species Goniodon dilatatus (Perrier, 1875) accepted as Diplodontias dilatatus (Perrier, 1875)
Genus Gymnognathaster Döderlein, 1928 accepted as Odontaster Verrill, 1880 (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Gymnognathaster gaussae Döderlein, 1928 accepted as Odontaster meridionalis (E. A. Smith, 1876) (Probably a synonym, according to Fisher (1940).)
Genus Heuresaster Bell, 1908 accepted as Acodontaster Verrill, 1899 (Synonym of Acodontaster according to Fisher (1940).)
Genus Metadontaster Koehler, 1920 accepted as Acodontaster Verrill, 1899 (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Metadontaster waitei Koehler, 1920 accepted as Acodontaster waitei (Koehler, 1920) (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Peridontaster Koehler, 1920 accepted as Odontaster Verrill, 1880 (synonym)
Genus Pseudontaster Koehler, 1912 accepted as Acodontaster Verrill, 1899
  » Species Pseudontaster conspicuus Koehler, 1920 accepted as Acodontaster conspicuus (Koehler, 1920)
  » Species Pseudontaster marginatus Koehler, 1912 accepted as Acodontaster marginatus (Koehler, 1912)
  » Species Pseudontaster moderatus Koehler, 1923 accepted as Acodontaster hodgsoni (Bell, 1908) (synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962))
  » Species Pseudontaster stellatus Koehler, 1920 accepted as Acodontaster hodgsoni (Bell, 1908) (A forma of A. hodgsoni according to A.M. Clark (1962))
Genus Tridontaster Koehler, 1920 accepted as Acodontaster Verrill, 1899 (synonym)
  » Species Tridontaster laseroni Koehler, 1920 accepted as Acodontaster hodgsoni (Bell, 1908) (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Verrill, A. E. (1899). Revision of certain genera and species of starfishes, with descriptions of new forms. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 10(1): 145-234., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13456950#page/175/mode/1up
page(s): 201 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Odontasteridae Verrill, 1899. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123136 on 2018-12-16
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original description Verrill, A. E. (1899). Revision of certain genera and species of starfishes, with descriptions of new forms. <em>Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences.</em> 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, <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.; Downey, M.E. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. <i>Chapman & Hall Identification Guides</i>, 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, <i>Asthenactis fisheri</i> n. sp., with a review of the family Myxasteridae.Deep-Sea Research 13: 687-697 [details]   
 
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