WoRMS taxon details

Pterasteridae Perrier, 1875

123142  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123142)

accepted
Family
Genus Amembranaster Golotsvan, 1998
Genus Benthaster Sladen, 1882
Genus Calyptraster Sladen, 1882
Genus Diplopteraster Verrill, 1880
  » Species Diplopteraster clarki Bernasconi, 1937
  » Species Diplopteraster hurleyi McKnight, 1973
  » Species Diplopteraster multipes (M. Sars, 1866)
  » Species Diplopteraster otagoensis McKnight, 2006
  » Species Diplopteraster peregrinator (Sladen, 1882)
  » Species Diplopteraster semireticulatus (Sladen, 1882)
  » Species Diplopteraster verrucosus (Sladen, 1882)
  » Species Diplopteraster nordernskjöldi Koehler, 1923 accepted as Diplopteraster verrucosus (Sladen, 1882) (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Diplopteraster vitreus (Bernasconi, 1966) accepted as Calyptraster vitreus Bernasconi, 1972
Genus Euretaster Fisher, 1940
Genus Hymenaster Wyville Thomson, 1873
  » Species Hymenaster acutus Aziz & Jangoux, 1984
  » Species Hymenaster agassizi Verrill, 1899
  » Species Hymenaster alcocki Koehler, 1909
  » Species Hymenaster anomalus Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster bartschi Fisher, 1916
  » Species Hymenaster blegvadi Madsen, 1956
  » Species Hymenaster caelatus Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster campanulatus Koehler, 1907
  » Species Hymenaster carnosus Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster coccinatus Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster coriaceus Koehler, 1920
  » Species Hymenaster cremnodes H.L. Clark, 1920
  » Species Hymenaster crucifer Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster densus Koehler, 1908
  » Species Hymenaster echinulatus Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster ecomari Dilman, 2013
  » Species Hymenaster edax Koehler, 1907
  » Species Hymenaster estcourti McKnight, 1973
  » Species Hymenaster formosus Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster fucatus Koehler, 1907
  » Species Hymenaster geometricus Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster giboryi Perrier, 1894
  » Species Hymenaster glaucus Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster gracilis Ludwig, 1905
  » Species Hymenaster graniferus Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster infernalis Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster koehleri Fisher, 1910
  » Species Hymenaster lamprus H.L. Clark, 1923
  » Species Hymenaster latebrosus Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster modestus Verrill, 1885
  » Species Hymenaster nobilis Wyville Thomson, 1878
  » Species Hymenaster pellucidus Thomson, 1873
  » Species Hymenaster pentagonalis Fisher, 1906
  » Species Hymenaster pergamentaceus Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster perspicuus Ludwig, 1903
  » Species Hymenaster platyacanthus Ludwig, 1905
  » Species Hymenaster porosissimus Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster praecoquis Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster pudicus Koehler, 1920
  » Species Hymenaster pullatus Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster quadrispinosus Fisher, 1905
  » Species Hymenaster regalis Verrill, 1895
  » Species Hymenaster reticulatus Sibuet, 1976
  » Species Hymenaster rex Perrier, 1885
  » Species Hymenaster rhodopeplus Fisher, 1916
  » Species Hymenaster roseus Koehler, 1907
  » Species Hymenaster rotundus Dilman, 2013
  » Species Hymenaster sacculatus Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster tenuispinus Sibuet, 1976
  » Species Hymenaster trias H.L. Clark, 1920
  » Species Hymenaster vicarius Sladen, 1882
  » Species Hymenaster violaceus Ludwig, 1905
  » Species Hymenaster bourgeti Perrier in Filhol, 1885 (nomen nudum, undescribed, figure diagrammatic.)
  » Species Hymenaster gennaeus H.L. Clark, 1923 accepted as Hymenaster rex Perrier, 1885 (Synonym according to Downey in Clark & Downey (1992))
  » Species Hymenaster giganteus Sladen, 1891 accepted as Hymenaster pellucidus Thomson, 1873 (synonym)
  » Species Hymenaster kieri Downey, 1979 accepted as Hymenaster regalis Verrill, 1895 (Synonym according to Downey in Clark & Downey (1992))
  » Species Hymenaster membranaceus Wyville Thomson, 1878 accepted as Hymenaster pellucidus Thomson, 1873 (synonym)
  » Species Hymenaster perissonotus Fisher, 1910 accepted as Hymenaster pellucidus Thomson, 1873 (Synonym according to Downey in Clark & Downey (1992))
  » Species Hymenaster purpureus Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Hymenaster quadrispinosus Fisher, 1905 (Probable synonym according to Fisher (1911).)
Genus Hymenasterides Fisher, 1911
Genus Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
  » Species Pteraster abyssorum (Verrill, 1895)
  » Species Pteraster acicula (Downey, 1970)
  » Species Pteraster affinis Smith, 1876
  » Species Pteraster alveolatus Perrier, 1894
  » Species Pteraster bathami Fell, 1958
  » Species Pteraster capensis Gray, 1847
  » Species Pteraster caribbaeus Perrier, 1881
  » Species Pteraster corynetes Fisher, 1916
  » Species Pteraster coscinopeplus Fisher, 1910
  » Species Pteraster diaphanus (Ludwig, 1905)
  » Species Pteraster educator Djakonov, 1958
  » Species Pteraster flabellifer Mortensen, 1933
  » Species Pteraster florifer Koehler, 1920
  » Species Pteraster fornicatus Mortensen, 1933
  » Species Pteraster gibber (Sladen, 1882)
  » Species Pteraster hastatus Mortensen, 1913
  » Species Pteraster hirsutus (Sladen, 1882)
  » Species Pteraster hymenasteroides Djakonov, 1958
  » Species Pteraster hystrix Harvey, 1989
  » Species Pteraster ifurus Golotsvan, 1998
  » Species Pteraster jordani Fisher, 1905
  » Species Pteraster koehleri A.M. Clark, 1962
  » Species Pteraster marsippus Fisher, 1910
  » Species Pteraster militarioides H.L. Clark, 1941
  » Species Pteraster militaris (O.F. Müller, 1776)
  » Species Pteraster minutus Djakonov, 1958
  » Species Pteraster multiporus H.L. Clark, 1908
  » Species Pteraster myonotus Fisher, 1916
  » Species Pteraster obesus H.L. Clark, 1908
  » Species Pteraster obscurus (Perrier, 1891)
  » Species Pteraster octaster Verrill, 1909
  » Species Pteraster personatus Sladen, 1891
  » Species Pteraster pulvillus M. Sars, 1861
  » Species Pteraster reticulatus Fisher, 1906
  » Species Pteraster robertsoni McKnight, 1973
  » Species Pteraster rugatus Sladen, 1882
  » Species Pteraster rugosus H.L. Clark, 1941
  » Species Pteraster solitarius Djakonov, 1958
  » Species Pteraster spinosissimus (Sladen, 1882)
  » Species Pteraster stellifer Sladen, 1882
  » Species Pteraster temnochiton Fisher, 1910
  » Species Pteraster tesselatus Ives, 1888
  » Species Pteraster tetracanthus H.L. Clark, 1916
  » Species Pteraster texius Golotsvan, 1998
  » Species Pteraster trigonodon Fisher, 1910
    » Variety Pteraster trigonodon var. philippinensis Domantay & Conlu, 1969 (nomen nudum, According to Clark 1996, figure poor, ID doubtful)
  » Species Pteraster uragensis Hayashi, 1940
  » Species Pteraster willsi Clark & Jewett, 2011
  » Species Pteraster danae Verrill, 1869 accepted as Pteraster stellifer Sladen, 1882 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Pteraster inermis Perrier, 1888 (nomen nudum, Undescribed)
  » Subgenus Pteraster (Apterodon) Fisher, 1940 represented as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
    » Species Pteraster (Apterodon) acicula (Downey, 1970) represented as Pteraster acicula (Downey, 1970)
    » Species Pteraster (Apterodon) bathami Fell, 1958 represented as Pteraster bathami Fell, 1958
    » Species Pteraster (Apterodon) coscinopeplus Fisher, 1910 represented as Pteraster coscinopeplus Fisher, 1910
    » Species Pteraster (Apterodon) fornicatus Mortensen, 1933 represented as Pteraster fornicatus Mortensen, 1933
    » Species Pteraster (Apterodon) hystrix Harvey, 1989 represented as Pteraster hystrix Harvey, 1989
    » Species Pteraster (Apterodon) obesus H.L. Clark, 1908 represented as Pteraster obesus H.L. Clark, 1908
    » Species Pteraster (Apterodon) reticulatus Fisher, 1906 represented as Pteraster reticulatus Fisher, 1906
    » Species Pteraster (Apterodon) rugosus H.L. Clark, 1941 represented as Pteraster rugosus H.L. Clark, 1941
    » Species Pteraster (Apterodon) stellifer Sladen, 1882 represented as Pteraster stellifer Sladen, 1882
    » Species Pteraster (Apterodon) tetracanthus H.L. Clark, 1916 represented as Pteraster tetracanthus H.L. Clark, 1916
  » Subgenus Pteraster (Pteraster) Müller & Troschel, 1842 represented as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
  » Subgenus Pteraster (Retaster) Perrier, 1878 represented as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
    » Species Pteraster (Retaster) capensis Gray, 1847 represented as Pteraster capensis Gray, 1847
    » Species Pteraster (Retaster) corynetes Fisher, 1916 represented as Pteraster corynetes Fisher, 1916
    » Species Pteraster (Retaster) diaphanus (Ludwig, 1905) represented as Pteraster diaphanus (Ludwig, 1905)
    » Species Pteraster (Retaster) gibber Sladen, 1882 represented as Pteraster gibber (Sladen, 1882)
    » Species Pteraster (Retaster) gracilis H.L. Clark, 1901 represented as Pteraster gracilis H.L. Clark, 1901
    » Species Pteraster (Retaster) multiporus H.L. Clark, 1908 represented as Pteraster multiporus H.L. Clark, 1908
    » Species Pteraster (Retaster) obscurus (Perrier, 1891) represented as Pteraster obscurus (Perrier, 1891)
    » Species Pteraster (Retaster) pulvillus M. Sars, 1861 represented as Pteraster pulvillus M. Sars, 1861
    » Species Pteraster (Retaster) temnochiton Fisher, 1910 represented as Pteraster temnochiton Fisher, 1910
  » Subgenus Pteraster (Temnaster) Verrill, 1894 accepted as Temnaster Verrill, 1894 (synonym)
  » Species Pteraster aculeatus Koehler, 1920 accepted as Pteraster affinis aculeatus Koehler, 1920
  » Species Pteraster aporus Ludwig, 1886 accepted as Pterasterides aporus (Ludwig, 1886) (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
  » Species Pteraster argentinus Bernasconi, 1935 accepted as Pteraster affinis lebruni Perrier, 1891 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962) and Bernasconi (1964).)
  » Species Pteraster brachiatus Koehler, 1917 accepted as Pteraster affinis Smith, 1876 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962))
  » Species Pteraster cribrosus von Martens, 1867 accepted as Euretaster cribrosus (von Martens, 1867)
  » Species Pteraster glomus Hayashi, 1940 accepted as Pteraster tesselatus glomus Hayashi, 1940
  » Species Pteraster gracilis H.L. Clark, 1901 accepted as Pteraster tesselatus Ives, 1888 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Pteraster hebes Verrill, 1909 accepted as Pteraster tesselatus Ives, 1888 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
  » Species Pteraster hexactis Verrill, 1894 accepted as Pteraster obscurus (Perrier, 1891) (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
  » Species Pteraster hunteri Koehler, 1920 accepted as Pteraster stellifer hunteri Koehler, 1920
  » Species Pteraster inflatus Hutton, 1872 accepted as Stegnaster inflatus (Hutton, 1872)
  » Species Pteraster ingouffi Perrier, 1891 accepted as Diplopteraster verrucosus (Sladen, 1882) (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
  » Species Pteraster japonicus Uchida, 1931 accepted as Pteraster tesselatus Ives, 1888 (Possible synonym based on Djakonov (1950).)
  » Species Pteraster lebruni Perrier, 1891 accepted as Pteraster affinis lebruni Perrier, 1891 (Synonym according to Guille (1974).)
  » Species Pteraster marplatensis Bernasconi, 1935 accepted as Pteraster affinis Smith, 1876 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962) & confirmed by Bernasconi (1964).)
  » Species Pteraster multipes M. Sars, 1866 accepted as Diplopteraster multipes (M. Sars, 1866) (synonym)
  » Species Pteraster multispinus H.L. Clark, 1901 accepted as Pteraster tesselatus Ives, 1888 (Probable synonym according to Fisher (1940).)
  » Species Pteraster ornatus Smirnov, 1982 accepted as Pteraster obscurus ornatus Smirnov, 1982
  » Species Pteraster reductus Koehler, 1907 accepted as Pteraster personatus Sladen, 1891 (synonym)
  » Species Pteraster semireticulatus Sladen, 1882 accepted as Diplopteraster semireticulatus (Sladen, 1882)
  » Species Pteraster sordidus Perrier, 1894 accepted as Pteraster personatus Sladen, 1891 (synonym)
  » Species Pteraster stoibe H.L. Clark, 1941 accepted as Pteraster militarioides stoibe H.L. Clark, 1941
  » Species Pteraster tenuissimus (Bernasconi, 1966) accepted as Calyptraster tenuissimus Bernasconi, 1966

Genus Apterodon Fisher, 1940 accepted as Pteraster (Apterodon) Fisher, 1940
Genus Cryptaster Perrier, 1894 accepted as Calyptraster Sladen, 1882 (Synonym according to Madsen (1947))
  » Species Cryptaster personatus Perrier, 1894 accepted as Calyptraster personatus (Perrier, 1885) (Synonym according to Madsen (1947))
Genus Hexaster Perrier, 1891 accepted as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Genus Hymenasterinae Verrill, 1914 accepted as Pterasteridae Perrier, 1875
Genus Lophopteraster Verrill, 1895 accepted as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Marsipaster Sladen, 1882 accepted as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Downey (1973).)
Genus Pterasterides Verrill, 1909 accepted as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842 (synonym)
  » Species Pterasterides aporus (Ludwig, 1886) accepted as Pteraster militaris (O.F. Müller, 1776) (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Genus Pterasterinae Perrier, 1875 accepted as Pterasteridae Perrier, 1875
Genus Retaster Perrier, 1878 accepted as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Subgenus according to Fisher (1940).)
  » Species Retaster capensis (Gray, 1847) accepted as Pteraster capensis Gray, 1847
  » Species Retaster cribrosus (von Martens, 1867) accepted as Euretaster cribrosus (von Martens, 1867)
  » Species Retaster diaphanus Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Pteraster diaphanus (Ludwig, 1905)
  » Species Retaster gibber Sladen, 1889 accepted as Pteraster gibber (Sladen, 1882)
  » Species Retaster gracilis H.L. Clark, 1901 accepted as Pteraster gracilis H.L. Clark, 1901
  » Species Retaster insignis Sladen, 1882 accepted as Euretaster insignis (Sladen, 1882)
  » Species Retaster multipes (M. Sars, 1866) accepted as Diplopteraster multipes (M. Sars, 1866)
  » Species Retaster peregrinator Sladen, 1882 accepted as Diplopteraster peregrinator (Sladen, 1882)
  » Species Retaster verrucosus Sladen, 1882 accepted as Diplopteraster verrucosus (Sladen, 1882)
Genus Temnaster Verrill, 1894 accepted as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
  » Species Temnaster hexactis (Verrill, 1894) accepted as Pteraster obscurus (Perrier, 1891) (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Perrier, E. (1875). Revision de la Stellerides du Museum d'Historie Naturelle de Paris. Archives du Zoologie Experimentale et Generale. vol. 4: 265-450., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/163310#page/341/mode/1up [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Pterasteridae Perrier, 1875. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123142 on 2018-04-23
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original description Perrier, E. (1875). Revision de la Stellerides du Museum d'Historie Naturelle de Paris. Archives du Zoologie Experimentale et Generale. vol. 4: 265-450., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/163310#page/341/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofHymenasterinae Verrill, 1914) Verrill, A.E. (1914). Monograph of the shallow-water starfishes of the North Pacific coast from the Arctic Ocean to California. Harriman Alaska series: US National Museum 14: 1-408 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/20755223
page(s): 266-267 [details]   

original description  (ofPterasterinae Perrier, 1875) Perrier, E. (1875). Revision de la Stellerides du Museum d'Historie Naturelle de Paris. Archives du Zoologie Experimentale et Generale. vol. 4: 265-450., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/163310#page/341/mode/1up [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]   

identification resource Fisher, W.K. (1911). Asteroidea of the North Pacific and adjacent waters. 1. Phanerozonia and Spinulosida. Bulletin of the US National Museum, 76: xiii+420 pp.122 pls., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7840387 [details]   

identification resource McKnight, D. G. (2006). The marine fauna of New Zealand, Echinodermata: Asteroidea (Sea-stars). 3. Orders Velatida, Spinulosida, Forcipulatida, Brisingida with addenda to Paxillosida, Valvatida. NIWA Biodiversity Memoir. 120: 1-187., available online at http://docs.niwa.co.nz/library/public/NIWAbm120.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 



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