WoRMS taxon details

Stephanasterias Verrill, 1871

123227  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123227)

accepted
Genus
Nanaster Perrier, 1894 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Species Stephanasterias albula (Stimpson, 1853)

Species Stephanasterias gracilis (Perrier, 1881) accepted as Stephanasterias albula (Stimpson, 1853) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992).)
Species Stephanasterias hebes Verrill, 1915 accepted as Allostichaster capensis (Perrier, 1875) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992).)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Verrill, A. E. (1871). Marine fauna of Eastport, Maine. Bulletin of the Essex Institute. 3 : 2-6., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32745#page/12/mode/1up
page(s): 5 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Stephanasterias Verrill, 1871. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123227 on 2018-05-28
Date
action
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-12-29 08:38:40Z
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original description Verrill, A. E. (1871). Marine fauna of Eastport, Maine. Bulletin of the Essex Institute. 3 : 2-6., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32745#page/12/mode/1up
page(s): 5 [details]   

original description  (ofNanaster Perrier, 1894) Perrier, E. (1894). Stell√©rides. Exp√©ditions 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): 129; note: Mentioned in last line of top paragraph with no distinction and in the key.  [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] 

additional source  (ofNanaster Perrier, 1894) Clark, A.M.and Mah, C. (2001). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 4. Forcipulatida and Brisingida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (2001). Echinoderm Studies, 6: pp. 229-347 (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofNanaster Perrier, 1894) 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]