WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster Sladen, 1885

123244  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123244)

accepted
Genus
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster coronatus (Perrier, 1884) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) mirabilis (Perrier, 1881) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster cribellum Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster cribellum (Alcock, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster echinulatus (Perrier, 1875) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Barbadosaster) echinulatus (Perrier, 1875)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster forcipatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster filholi Perrier, 1885 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster hebitus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846) (Synonym according to Verrill (1894))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster hispidus Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster mimicus (Sladen, 1889) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster limbatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846) (Synonym according to Mortensen (1927))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster marionis (Perrier, 1885) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846) (Synonym according to Ludwig (1910))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster mimicus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster mimicus (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster mirabilis (Perrier, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) mirabilis (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster nitida Koehler, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster oligoporus Perrier, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Barbadosaster) echinulatus (Perrier, 1875) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster oxyacanthus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) oxyacanthus (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster perplexus Perrier, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) sepitus (Verrill, 1885) (Synonym according to A.M> Clark (1981).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster pilosus Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) pilosus (Alcock, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster planeta Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) planeta (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster platynota Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster pristinus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster filholi Perrier, 1885 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster pulcher (Perrier, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPersephonaster pulcher (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster sepitus (Verrill, 1885) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) sepitus (Verrill, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster subtuberculatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster subtuberculatus (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster teres Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Luidiaster) teres (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster trullipes Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster trullipes (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster venustus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) sepitus (Verrill, 1885) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Sladen, W.P. (1885). The Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger. Narrative. Report on the scientific results of the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76 under the command of Captain George S. Nares ... and the late Captain Frank Tourle Thomson, R.N. vol. 1: pt.2: 501-794., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/194863#page/13/mode/1up
page(s): 610 [details]   
Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2009). Pontaster. 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=123244 on 2017-12-18

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original description Sladen, W.P. (1885). The Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger. Narrative. Report on the scientific results of the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76 under the command of Captain George S. Nares ... and the late Captain Frank Tourle Thomson, R.N. vol. 1: pt.2: 501-794., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/194863#page/13/mode/1up
page(s): 610 [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]