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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias Verrill, 1870 
AphiaID: 123220

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias muricata Verrill, 1870 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae Gray, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias (Stolasterias) Sladen, 1889
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytaster Perrier, 1894 (Synonym according to Fisher (1928))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStolasterias Sladen, 1889 · accepted, alternate representation
Sources  original description Verrill, A.E. (1870). Notes on Radiata in the Museum of Yale College. 1. Descriptions of new starfishes from New Zealand. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences. 1(2): 247-251., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13465264
page(s): 248 [details]

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 Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Coscinasterias) Verrill, 1870
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Coscinasterias) muricata (Verrill, 1870) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias muricata Verrill, 1870 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) (Sladen, 1889)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) edmondi (Benham, 1911) (nomen dubium)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) acutispina (Stimpson, 1861) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias acutispina (Stimpson, 1861) (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) calamaria (Gray, 1840) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias calamaria (Gray, 1840) (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) tenuispina (Lamarck, 1816) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias tenuispina (Lamarck, 1816) (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) alexandri Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias alexandri (Ludwig, 1905)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) brucei Koehler, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias brucei (Koehler, 1908)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) candicans Ludwig, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotasterias candicans (Ludwig, 1903)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) eustyla (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias eustyla (Sladen, 1889)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) glacialis Perrier, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarthasterias glacialis (Linnaeus, 1758)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) neglecta Perrier, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias neglecta (Perrier, 1891)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) robusta Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistolasterias robusta (Ludwig, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias acutispina (Stimpson, 1861)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias calamaria (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias muricata Verrill, 1870
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias tenuispina (Lamarck, 1816)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias aster (Gray, 1840) (nomen dubium, Types Lost)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias echinata (Gray, 1840) (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias linearis (Perrier, 1881) (nomen dubium)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Distolasterias) Perrier, 1896 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistolasterias Perrier, 1896
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Distolasterias) euplecta Fisher, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias euplecta (Fisher, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias brucei (Koehler, 1908) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias brucei (Koehler, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias calamaria Fisher, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias muricata Verrill, 1870
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias dubia H.L. Clark, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustraliaster dubia (H.L. Clark, 1909) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias dubia (H.L. Clark, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias euplecta Fisher, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias euplecta (Fisher, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias gemmifera (Perrier, 1869) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias echinata (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias jehennesi (Perrier, 1875) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias calamaria (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias victoriae Koehler, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias brucei (Koehler, 1908)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123220
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-12-28 23:54:02Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2009-01-05 03:22:03Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2009). Coscinasterias Verrill, 1870. In: Mah, C.L. (2016). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123220 on 2017-01-20
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