WoRMS taxon details

Poraniidae Perrier, 1894

123138  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123138)

accepted
Family
Genus Bathyporania Mah & Foltz, 2014
Genus Chondraster Verrill, 1895
Genus Clavaporania Mah & Foltz, 2014
Genus Culcitopsis Verrill, 1914
Genus Glabraster A.H. Clark, 1916
  » Species Glabraster antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1876)
    » Subspecies Glabraster antarctica antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1876) accepted as Glabraster antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1876) (Returned to Glabraster by Mah & Foltz (2013))
    » Subspecies Glabraster antarctica glaber Sladen, 1889 accepted as Glabraster antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1876) (Subspecies according to McKnight (1976))
    » Subspecies Glabraster antarctica magellanica (Studer, 1876) accepted as Glabraster antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1876)
  » Species Glabraster magellanica (Studer, 1876) accepted as Glabraster antarctica magellanica (Studer, 1876) (Subspecies according to Madsen (1956).)
Genus Marginaster Perrier, 1881
  » Species Marginaster capreensis (Gasco, 1876)
  » Species Marginaster patriciae McKnight, 2006
  » Species Marginaster paucispinus Fisher, 1913
  » Species Marginaster pectinatus Perrier, 1881
  » Species Marginaster littoralis Dartnall, 1970 accepted as Asterinidae Gray, 1840 (nomen dubium, An asterinid, but which species is uncertain.)
  » Species Marginaster austerus Verrill, 1899 accepted as Marginaster pectinatus Perrier, 1881 (Possible synonym according to A.M. Clark (1984).)
  » Species Marginaster echinulatus Perrier, 1881 accepted as Poraniella echinulata (Perrier, 1881)
  » Species Marginaster fimbriatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Chondraster grandis (Verrill, 1878) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1984))
  » Species Marginaster pentagonus Perrier in Milne-Edwards, 1882 accepted as Culcitopsis borealis (Süssbach & Breckner, 1911) (synonym)
Genus Porania Gray, 1840
  » Subgenus Porania (Porania) Gray, 1840
  » Subgenus Porania (Pseudoporania) Dons, 1936
  » Subgenus Porania (Chondraster) Verrill, 1895 accepted as Chondraster Verrill, 1895 (Raised to genus by Verrill (1914))
  » Species Porania antarctica E. A. Smith, 1876 accepted as Glabraster antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1876)
  » Species Porania armata Koehler, 1917 accepted as Glabraster antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1876) (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Porania austera (Verrill, 1899) accepted as Marginaster austerus Verrill, 1899
  » Species Porania borealis (Verrill, 1878) accepted as Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) hispida (M. Sars, 1872) (Synonym according to Koehler (1909))
  » Species Porania gibbosa Leach in Gray, 1840 accepted as Porania (Porania) pulvillus (O.F. Müller, 1776) (nomen nudum)
  » Species Porania glaber Sladen, 1889 accepted as Glabraster antarctica glaber Sladen, 1889 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962) & Guille (1974))
  » Species Porania grandis Verrill, 1878 accepted as Chondraster grandis (Verrill, 1878) (synonym)
  » Species Porania insignis Verrill, 1895 accepted as Porania (Porania) pulvillus insignis Verrill, 1895 (Subspecies accoridng to A.M. Clark (1984))
  » Species Porania magellanica Studer, 1876 accepted as Glabraster antarctica magellanica (Studer, 1876) (Subspecies according to Madsen (1956) and A.M. Clark (1984).)
    » Subspecies Porania magellanica spiculata Sladen, 1889 represented as Porania spiculata Sladen, 1889 (Subspecies according to Tablado (1982))
  » Species Porania patagonica Perrier, 1878 accepted as Porania magellanica Studer, 1876 (Nomen nudum, P. magellanica according to Sladen (1889).)
  » Species Porania spiculata Sladen, 1889 accepted as Glabraster antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1876) (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Porania spinulosa Verrill, 1880 accepted as Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) hispida (M. Sars, 1872) (Synonym according to Koehler (1909))
Genus Poraniomorpha Danielssen & Koren, 1881
  » Subgenus Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) Danielssen & Koren, 1881
    » Species Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) abyssicola (Verrill, 1895)
    » Species Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) bidens Mortensen, 1932
    » Species Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) hispida (M. Sars, 1872)
      » Subspecies Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) hispida hispida (M. Sars, 1872)
      » Subspecies Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) hispida rosea Danielssen & Koren, 1881 accepted as Poraniomorpha hispida (M. Sars, 1872) (synonym according to Mah & Foltz (2014))
    » Species Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) tumida (Stuxberg, 1878)
    » Species Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) borealis (Verrill, 1878) accepted as Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) hispida (M. Sars, 1872) (Synonym according to Grieg (1907))
    » Species Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) rosea Danielssen & Koren, 1881 accepted as Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) hispida rosea Danielssen & Koren, 1881
    » Species Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) spinulosa (Verrill, 1880) accepted as Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) hispida (M. Sars, 1872) (Synonym accoridng to Verrill (1885))
    » Species Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) tuberculata Danielssen & Koren, 1881 accepted as Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) tumida (Stuxberg, 1878)
  » Species Poraniomorpha hispida (M. Sars, 1872) represented as Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) hispida (M. Sars, 1872) (synonym)
  » Subgenus Poraniomorpha (Culcitopsis) Verrill, 1914 accepted as Poraniomorpha Danielssen & Koren, 1881 (Subgenus according to A.M. Clark (1984).)
  » Species Poraniomorpha rosea Danielssen & Koren, 1881 accepted as Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) hispida rosea Danielssen & Koren, 1881 (synonym)
Genus Poraniopsis Perrier, 1891
  » Species Poraniopsis echinaster Perrier, 1891
  » Species Poraniopsis inflata (Fisher, 1906)
  » Species Poraniopsis capensis H.L. Clark, 1923 accepted as Poraniopsis echinaster Perrier, 1891 (Synonym according to Madsen (1956))
  » Species Poraniopsis japonica Fisher, 1939 accepted as Poraniopsis inflata (Fisher, 1906) (Synonym according to Mah & Foltz (2014))
  » Species Poraniopsis jordani Gotshall, 1994 accepted as Poraniopsis inflata (Fisher, 1906) (insufficiently characterized. Mistaken ID in book.)
  » Species Poraniopsis mira (de Loriol, 1904) accepted as Poraniopsis echinaster Perrier, 1891 (synonym according to Mah & Foltz (2014))
Genus Spoladaster Fisher, 1940
  » Species Spoladaster veneris (Perrier, 1879)
  » Species Spoladaster brachyactis (H.L. Clark, 1923) accepted as Spoladaster veneris (Perrier, 1879) (synonym according to Mah & Foltz (2014))
Genus Tylaster Danielssen & Koren, 1881
  » Species Tylaster willei Danielssen & Koren, 1881
  » Species Tylaster meridionalis Mortensen, 1933 accepted as Spoladaster brachyactis (H.L. Clark, 1923) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1984))

Genus Alexandraster Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Poraniopsis Perrier, 1891 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Genus Cheilaster Bell, 1892 accepted as Chondraster Verrill, 1895 (synonym)
  » Species Cheilaster fimbriatus (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Chondraster grandis (Verrill, 1878) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1984))
Genus Lahillea de Loriol, 1904 accepted as Ortmannia de Loriol, 1906 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Genus Lasiaster Sladen, 1889 accepted as Poraniomorpha Danielssen & Koren, 1881 (synonym according to Grieg (1907))
Genus Ortmannia de Loriol, 1906 accepted as Poraniopsis Perrier, 1891 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Genus Poranisca Verrill, 1914 accepted as Marginaster Perrier, 1881 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1984))
  » Species Poranisca lepidus Verrill, 1914 accepted as Marginaster pectinatus Perrier, 1881 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1984))
  » Species Poranisca pygmaea (Verrill, 1878) accepted as Porania (Porania) pulvillus insignis Verrill, 1895 (Probable Synonym)
Genus Pseudoporania Dons, 1936 accepted as Porania (Pseudoporania) Dons, 1936 (Subgenus according to A.M. Clark (1984).)
Genus Rhegaster Sladen, 1883 accepted as Poraniomorpha Danielssen & Koren, 1881 (Synonym according to Grieg (1907))
Genus Sphaeraster Dons, 1938 accepted as Sphaeriaster Dons, 1938 (Homonym)
  » Species Sphaeraster berthae Dons, 1937 accepted as Culcitopsis borealis (Süssbach & Breckner, 1911) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1984))
Genus Sphaeriaster Dons, 1938 accepted as Poraniomorpha Danielssen & Koren, 1881 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1984))
  » Species Sphaeriaster berthae Dons, 1938 accepted as Culcitopsis borealis (Süssbach & Breckner, 1911) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1984))
  » Species Sphaeriaster björlykkei Dons, 1938 accepted as Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) tumida (Stuxberg, 1878) (Synonym according to Madsen in A.M. Clark (1984).)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Perrier, E. (1894). Stellérides. Expéditions Scientifique Travailleur et du Talisman. 3:1-431, 26 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/156687#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 163 [details]   

Perrier, E. (1893). Echinodermes. Traité de Zoologie. 781-864.
page(s): 849; note: only brief summary account. Full account in Perrier (1894) [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Poraniidae Perrier, 1894. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123138 on 2018-04-22
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2005-03-31 08:47:45Z
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2005-07-28 06:51:10Z
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2005-07-29 11:05:05Z
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original description Perrier, E. (1894). Stellérides. Expéditions Scientifique Travailleur et du Talisman. 3:1-431, 26 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/156687#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 163 [details]   

original description Perrier, E. (1893). Echinodermes. Traité de Zoologie. 781-864.
page(s): 849; note: only brief summary account. Full account in Perrier (1894) [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 Mah, C.L. & Foltz, D.W. (2014). New Taxa and Taxonomic Revisions to the Poraniidae (Valvatacea; Asteroidea) with Comments on Feeding Biology. Zootaxa 3795(3): 327-372. , available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3795.3.7 [details]   

identification resource Clark, A.M. (1984). Notes on Atlantic and other Asteroidea. 4. Families Poraniidae and Asteropseidae. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Zoology 47: 19–51., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2281643 [details]   
 



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