WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster Wyville Thomson, 1873

123237

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accepted
Genus
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster actinocles Fisher, 1919
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster adami Koehler, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster alfredi Alcock, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster alternicanthus McKnight, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster angulatus Alcock, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster barathri Alcock, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster carinatus Alcock, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster fulgens Wyville Thomson, 1873
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster hirsutus Ludwig, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster macracantha H.L. Clark, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster magnificus Ludwig, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster microporus Fisher, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster ophiactis Fisher, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster ophiurus Fisher, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster orientalis Hayashi, 1943
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster planus Alcock, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster singletoni McKnight, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster spinulosus Fisher, 1906
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster tenuis Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster variacanthus McKnight, 2006

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster (Myxoderma) Fisher, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxoderma Fisher, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster ackleyi Perrier, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster fulgens Wyville Thomson, 1873 (Synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster bispinosus Koehler, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster fulgens Wyville Thomson, 1873 (lapsus for Z. trispinosus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster diomedeae Verrill, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster fulgens Wyville Thomson, 1873
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster evermanni Fisher, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSagenaster evermanni (Fisher, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster gilesii Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster gilesi (Alcock, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster longicauda Perrier, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster fulgens Wyville Thomson, 1873
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster longispinus Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxoderma longispinum (Ludwig, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster nudus Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster nudus (Ludwig, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster perarmatus H.L. Clark, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxoderma longispinum (Ludwig, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster platyacanthus H.L. Clark, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxoderma platyacanthum (H.L. Clark, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster sacculatus Fisher, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxoderma sacculatum (Fisher, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster sigsbeei Perrier, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMammaster sigsbeei (Perrier, 1884) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster sigsbeei (Perrier, 1884)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster squameus Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster squameus (Alcock, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster trispinosus Koehler, 1896 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster fulgens Wyville Thomson, 1873
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster zea Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster zea (Alcock, 1893) (type species for Cnemidaster zea. Synonym.)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Wyville Thomson C. (1873). The depths of the sea. London, Macmillan pp. 527: , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55137#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 154 [details]   
Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2017). Zoroaster Wyville Thomson, 1873. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123237 on 2017-11-21

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2009-01-30 03:03:03Z
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2017-02-23 17:43:18Z
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original description Wyville Thomson C. (1873). The depths of the sea. London, Macmillan pp. 527: , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55137#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 154 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrognaster Perrier, 1891) Perrier, E. (1891). Stellerides nouveaux provenant des campagnes du yacht l'Hirondelle. Mémoires de la Société zoologique de France. 4: 258-271., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/38546#page/268/mode/1up
page(s): 259 [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 Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]   

additional source Mah, C. (2007). Phylogeny of the Zoroasteridae (Zorocallina;Forcipulatida): evolutionary events in deep-sea Asteroidea displaying Palaeozoic features. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 150: 177-210., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2007.00291.x [details]   

additional source Mah, C.L.; McKnight, D.G.; Eagle, M.K.; Pawson, D.L.; Améziane, N.; Vance, D.J.; Baker, A.N.; Clark, H.E.S.; Davey, N. (2009). Phylum Echinodermata: sea stars, brittle stars, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, sea lilies. In: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 371-400. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrognaster Perrier, 1891) Mah, C. (2007). Phylogeny of the Zoroasteridae (Zorocallina;Forcipulatida): evolutionary events in deep-sea Asteroidea displaying Palaeozoic features. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 150: 177-210., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2007.00291.x [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Zoroaster fulgens Thomson, 1873 by original designation (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]