WoRMS taxon details

Astropecten Gray, 1840

123245  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123245)

accepted
Genus
Stellaria Nardo, 1834 (synonym according to Fisher (1908). Also a homonym of Nardo Moller 1832 (Mollusca-a xenophorid snail).)
Species Astropecten acanthifer Sladen, 1883
Species Astropecten acutiradiatus Tortonese, 1956
Species Astropecten africanus Koehler, 1911
Species Astropecten alatus Perrier, 1875
Species Astropecten alligator Perrier, 1881
Species Astropecten americanus (Verrill, 1880)
Species Astropecten anacanthus H.L. Clark, 1926
Species Astropecten andersoni Sladen, 1888
Species Astropecten antillensis Lütken, 1859
Species Astropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Astropecten armatus Gray, 1840
Species Astropecten articulatus (Say, 1825)
Species Astropecten bandanus Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten bengalensis Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten benthophilus Ludwig, 1905
Species Astropecten bispinosus (Otto, 1823)
Species Astropecten brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Astropecten brevispinus Sladen, 1883
Species Astropecten californicus Fisher, 1906
Species Astropecten carcharicus Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten caribemexicanensis Caso, 1990
Species Astropecten celebensis Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883
Species Astropecten comptus Verrill, 1915
Species Astropecten debilis Koehler, 1910
Species Astropecten dubiosus Mortensen, 1925
Species Astropecten duplicatus Gray, 1840
Species Astropecten eremicus Fisher, 1913
Species Astropecten eucnemis Fisher, 1919
Species Astropecten euryacanthus Lutken, 1871
Species Astropecten exiguus Ludwig, 1905
Species Astropecten exilis Mortensen, 1933
Species Astropecten fasciatus Döderlein, 1926
Species Astropecten formosus Sladen, 1878
Species Astropecten fragilis Verrill, 1867
Species Astropecten gisselbrechti Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten granulatus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Astropecten griegi Koehler, 1909
Species Astropecten gruveli Koehler, 1911
Species Astropecten hawaiiensis Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten hemprichi Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Astropecten hermatophilus Sladen, 1883
Species Astropecten huepferi Koehler, 1914
Species Astropecten ibericus Perrier, 1894
Species Astropecten imbellis Sladen, 1883
Species Astropecten indicus Döderlein, 1888
Species Astropecten inutilis Koehler, 1910
Species Astropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
Species Astropecten jarli Madsen, 1950
Species Astropecten javanicus Lutken, 1871
Species Astropecten jonstoni (Delle Chiaje, 1827)
Species Astropecten kagoshimensis de Loriol, 1899
Species Astropecten karankawai Lawrence et al., 2018
Species Astropecten latespinosus Meissner, 1892
Species Astropecten leptus H.L. Clark, 1926
Species Astropecten liberiensis Koehler, 1914
Species Astropecten longibrachius Jangoux & Aziz, 1988
Species Astropecten luzonicus Fisher, 1913
Species Astropecten malayanus Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten mamillatus Koehler, 1914
Species Astropecten marginatus Gray, 1840
Species Astropecten mauritianus Gray, 1840
Species Astropecten michaelseni Koehler, 1914
Species Astropecten minadensis Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten monacanthus Sladen, 1883
Species Astropecten nitidus Verrill, 1915
Species Astropecten novaeguineae Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten orientalis Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten ornatissimus Fisher, 1906
Species Astropecten orsinii Leipoldt, 1895
Species Astropecten pedicellaris Fisher, 1913
Species Astropecten petalodea (Bruzelius, 1805)
Species Astropecten platyacanthus (Philippi, 1837)
Species Astropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Astropecten preissi Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Astropecten primigenius Mortensen, 1925
Species Astropecten productus Fisher, 1906
Species Astropecten progressor Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten pugnax Koehler, 1910
Species Astropecten pulcherrimus H.L. Clark, 1938
Species Astropecten pusillulus Fisher, 1906
Species Astropecten pusillus Sluiter, 1889
Species Astropecten regalis Gray, 1840
Species Astropecten sanctaehelenae Mortensen, 1933
Species Astropecten sarasinorum Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten scoparius Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Astropecten siderialis Verrill, 1914
Species Astropecten sinicus Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten spiniphorus Madsen, 1950
Species Astropecten spinulosus (Philippi, 1837)
Species Astropecten sulcatus Ludwig, 1905
Species Astropecten sumbawanus Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten tamilicus Döderlein, 1888
Species Astropecten tasmanicus H.E.S Clark & D.G. McKnight, 2000
Species Astropecten tenellus Fisher, 1913
Species Astropecten tenuis (Bell, 1894)
Species Astropecten timorensis Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten triacanthus (Goto, 1914)
Species Astropecten triseriatus Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Astropecten umbrinus Grube, 1866
Species Astropecten validispinosus Oguro, 1982
Species Astropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Astropecten variegatus Mortensen, 1933
Species Astropecten velitaris von Martens, 1865
Species Astropecten verrilli deLoriol, 1899

Species Astropecten acanthifer Fisher, 1913 (nomen dubium)
Species Astropecten calcitrapa (Lamarck, 1816) (nomen dubium, Indeterminable according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten diplacanthus Grube, 1866 (nomen dubium, validity doubtful according to Doderlein, (1917))
Species Astropecten dussumieri Valenciennes (MS) Perrier, 1875 (nomen dubium, Indeterminable according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten gracilis Gray, 1840 (nomen dubium, Indeterminable according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten inermis Koehler, 1909 (nomen dubium)
Species Astropecten longipes Gray, 1840 (nomen dubium)
Species Astropecten longispinus Müller & Troschel, 1842 (nomen dubium, validity doubtful according to Doderlein, (1917))
Species Astropecten mesodiscus Gray, 1840 (nomen dubium, Indeterminable according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten multispinosus Elias da Costa, 1942 (nomen dubium, Validity doubtful)
Species Astropecten olfersi Grube, 1866 (nomen dubium, validity doubtful according to Doderlein, (1917))
Species Astropecten problematicus Döderlein, 1917 (nomen dubium, Validity doubtful according to H.L. Clark (1946))
Species Astropecten regularis Gray, 1840 (nomen dubium, Indeterminable according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten schoenleini Müller & Troschel, 1842 (nomen dubium, Indeterminable according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten tiedemanni Mûller & Troschel, 1842 (nomen dubium, validity doubtful according to Doderlein, (1917))

Species Astropecten baillaei Perrier, 1878 (nomen nudum, according to Doderlein (1917), undescribed.)
Species Astropecten harmandi Perrier, 1878 (nomen nudum, according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten indicus Perrier, 1878 (nomen nudum, according to Doderlein (1917)-undescribed)

Subgenus Astropecten (Astropus) Gray, 1840 accepted as Archaster lorioli Sukarno & Jangoux, 1977 (Synonym)
Species Astropecten acanthifera Sladen, 1883 accepted as Astropecten acanthifer Sladen, 1883
Species Astropecten acicularis Norman, 1865 accepted as Astropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777) (synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Astropecten albanicus Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Astropecten preissi albanicus Döderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten ambiguus Madsen, 1950 accepted as Astropecten michaelseni var. ambiguus Madsen, 1950
Species Astropecten andromeda Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Archaster andromeda (Müller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Psilaster andromeda (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Astropecten antarcticus Studer, 1884 accepted as Astropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym according to Ludwig (1897).)
Species Astropecten antares Döderlein, 1926 accepted as Astropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883
Species Astropecten archimedis Perrier, 1869 accepted as Astropecten spinulosus (Philippi, 1837) (A synonym of A. spinulosus (Philippi, 1837) according to Perrier (1875))
Species Astropecten arcticus M. Sars, 1851 accepted as Leptychaster arcticus (M. Sars, 1851) (synonym)
Species Astropecten arenarius Valenciennes (MS) in Perrier, 1875 accepted as Astropecten triseriatus Müller & Troschel, 1843 (synonym according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten aster De Filippi, 1859 accepted as Astropecten jonstoni (Delle Chiaje, 1827) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Astropecten astropectinides Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Ctenopleura astropectinides Fisher, 1913 (synonym)
Species Astropecten aurantiaca Gray, 1840 accepted as Astropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758) (lapsus for aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758))
Species Astropecten bonnieri Koehler, 1905 accepted as Astropecten hemprichi Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Dollfus (1974))
Species Astropecten burbonica Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Astropecten polyacanthus var. burbonica Doderlein, 1917
Species Astropecten buschi Müller & Troschel, 1843 accepted as Astropecten articulatus var. buschi Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Astropecten callistus Fisher, 1906 accepted as Astropectinides callistus (Fisher, 1906)
Species Astropecten capensis Studer, 1884 accepted as Astropecten irregularis pontoporeus Sladen, 1883 (synonym according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten chinensis Grube, 1866 accepted as Astropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Astropecten christi Düben & Koren in Düben, 1844 accepted as Archaster christi (Düben & Koren in Düben, 1844) accepted as Psilaster andromeda (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Astropecten ciliatus Grube, 1857 accepted as Astropecten marginatus Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten coelacanthus von Martens, 1865 accepted as Astropecten regalis Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Astropecten coppingeri Bell, 1884 accepted as Astropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1917) and Shepherd (1968))
Species Astropecten corniculatus Gray, 1840 accepted as Ctenodiscus crispatus (Bruzelius, 1805) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Astropecten crenaster Dujardin & Hupé, 1862 accepted as Astropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Species Astropecten cristii Düben & Koren in Düben, 1845 accepted as Psilaster andromeda andromeda (Müller & Troschel, 1842) (synonym)
Species Astropecten ctenophorus Fisher, 1906 accepted as Astropectinides ctenophora (Fisher, 1906)
Species Astropecten dahomensis Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Astropecten michaelseni Koehler, 1914 (synonym according to John (1948))
Species Astropecten dubius Gray, 1840 accepted as Astropecten articulatus (Say, 1825) (synonym)
Species Astropecten echinatus Gray, 1840 accepted as Astropecten bispinosus (Otto, 1823) (synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Species Astropecten echinulatus Müller & Troschel, 1844 accepted as Astropecten irregularis irregularis (Pennant, 1777) (synonym)
Species Astropecten edwardsi Verrill, 1867 accepted as Astropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842 (synonym)
Species Astropecten ensifer Grube, 1866 accepted as Astropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842 (synonym)
Species Astropecten erinaceus Gray, 1840 accepted as Astropecten armatus erinaceus Gray, 1840 (synonym)
Species Astropecten fijiensis John, 1948 accepted as Astropecten triseriatus fijiensis John, 1948
Species Astropecten flanaticus Lorenz, 1860 accepted as Astropecten platyacanthus var. flanaticus Lorenz, 1860
Species Astropecten forcipatus Verrill, 1915 accepted as Astropecten nitidus var. forcipatus Verrill, 1915
Species Astropecten formosanus Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Astropecten carcharicus Döderlein, 1917 (A subspecies of A. carcharicus Doderlein, 1917)
Species Astropecten gracilis Giebel, 1862 accepted as Craspidaster hesperus (Muller & Troschel, 1840)
Species Astropecten guineensis Koehler, 1911 accepted as Astropecten gruveli Koehler, 1911 (according to Downey in Clark & Downey (1992: 35))
Species Astropecten hartmeyeri Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Astropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843 (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1946))
Species Astropecten helgolandicus Greeff, 1871 accepted as Astropecten irregularis irregularis (Pennant, 1777) (synonym)
Species Astropecten hispidus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Astropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777) (synonym according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten hystrix Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Astropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Astropecten inermis de Loriol, 1899 accepted as Astropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883 (Synonym)
Species Astropecten japonicus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Astropecten scoparius Müller & Troschel, 1842 (synonym according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten kochianus Döderlein, 1902 accepted as Astropecten brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Note type locality is Japan, so synonymy is uncertain. )
Species Astropecten koehleri deLoriol, 1899 accepted as Astropecten indicus Döderlein, 1888 (synonym according to Koehler (1910))
Species Astropecten latiradiatus (Gray, 1871) accepted as Luidia latiradiata (Gray, 1871)
Species Astropecten ludwigi deLoriol, 1899 accepted as Ctenopleura ludwigi (deLoriol, 1899)
Species Astropecten luetkeni Barrett, 1857 accepted as Leptychaster arcticus (M. Sars, 1851) (synonym according to M. Sars (1861))
Species Astropecten macer Sluiter, 1889 accepted as Craspidaster hesperus (Muller & Troschel, 1840) (synonym)
Species Astropecten malaccanus Beford, 1900 accepted as Astropecten andersoni Sladen, 1888 (synonym according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten mascarena Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Astropecten mauritianus Gray, 1840
Species Astropecten meridionalis Studer, 1876 accepted as Astropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Astropecten mesactus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Astropectinides mesactus (Sladen, 1883)
Species Astropecten mülleri Müller & Troschel, 1844 accepted as Astropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777) (synonym)
Species Astropecten myobrachius Fisher, 1925 accepted as Astropecten triseriatus myobrachius Fisher, 1925
Species Astropecten myosurus Valenciennes (MS) in Perrier, 1869 accepted as Astropecten bispinosus (Otto, 1823) (synonym)
Species Astropecten natalensis John, 1948 accepted as Astropecten granulatus natalensis John, 1948
Species Astropecten nobilis Koehler, 1910 accepted as Astropecten euryacanthus Lutken, 1871 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten notograptus Sladen, 1888 accepted as Astropecten monacanthus Sladen, 1883 (Synonym accoridng to A.M. Clark in Clark & Rowe (1971).)
Species Astropecten nuttingi Verrill, 1915 accepted as Astropecten alligator Perrier, 1881 (Synonym according to Downey in Clark & Downey (1992: 28))
Species Astropecten oerstedi Luteken, 1859 accepted as Astropecten armatus erinaceus Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten ornans Sluiter, 1895 accepted as Astropecten marginatus Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten paleatus Grube, 1866 accepted as Astropecten regalis Gray, 1840
Species Astropecten pallidus Danielssen & Koren, 1877 accepted as Bathybiaster vexillifer (Wyville Thomson, 1873) (synonym according to Koehler (1909))
Species Astropecten parelii Düben & Koren, 1846 accepted as Archaster parelii (Düben & Koren, 1846) accepted as Pseudarchaster parelii (Düben & Koren, 1846) (synonym)
Species Astropecten pectinatus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Bollonaster pectinatus (Sladen, 1883)
Species Astropecten pedicellifera Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Astropecten platyacanthus (Philippi, 1837)
Species Astropecten penangensis deLoriol, 1899 accepted as Astropecten andersoni Sladen, 1888 (synonym)
Species Astropecten pentacanthus (Delle Chiaje, 1827) accepted as Astropecten irregularis pentacanthus (Delle Chiaje, 1827)
Species Astropecten perarmatus Perrier, 1869 accepted as Astropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Species Astropecten peruvianus Verrill, 1867 accepted as Astropecten brasiliensis peruvianus Verrill, 1867 (Subspecies according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten phragmorus Fisher, 1913 accepted as Astropecten polyacanthus phragmorus Fisher, 1913 (Subspecies according to A.M. Clark (1974))
Species Astropecten pleiacanthus Bedford, 1900 accepted as Astropecten indicus Döderlein, 1888 (synonym according to John (1948))
Species Astropecten polaris (Sabine, 1824) accepted as Ctenodiscus crispatus (Bruzelius, 1805) (Synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Species Astropecten pontoporeus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Astropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777) (Subspecies according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten pulcher Gray, 1840 accepted as Astropecten brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Astropecten richardi Perrier, 1875 accepted as Astropecten marginatus Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten riensis Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Astropecten brasiliensis riensis Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Astropecten brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Subspecies according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten rosea Sladen, 1883 accepted as Astropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843 (Synonym)
Species Astropecten rubidus de Loriol, 1899 accepted as Astropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883 (Synonym)
Species Astropecten sagaminus Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Ctenopleura sagamina (Döderlein, 1917)
Species Astropecten samoensis Perrier, 1869 accepted as Astropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842 (A variety according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten schayeri Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Astropecten pectinatus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Bollonaster pectinatus (Sladen, 1883) (Synonym according to Shepherd (1928))
Species Astropecten serratus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Astropecten irregularis serratus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Astropecten siamensis Döderlein, 1926 accepted as Astropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843 (Synonym)
Species Astropecten sibogae Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Astropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843 (Synonym)
Species Astropecten spatuliger Perrier, 1875 accepted as Astropecten regalis Gray, 1840 (synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Astropecten sphenoplax Bell, 1892 accepted as Persephonaster sphenoplax (Bell, 1892)
Species Astropecten squamatus Müller & Troschel, 1844 accepted as Astropecten jonstoni (Delle Chiaje, 1827) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Astropecten squamosus Sluiter, 1889 accepted as Astropecten monacanthus Sladen, 1883 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten stellaris Gray, 1840 accepted as Archaster typicus Müller & Troschel, 1840 (Synonym)
Species Astropecten stellatus Gray, 1840 accepted as Astropecten brasiliensis peruvianus Verrill, 1867
Species Astropecten subgracilis Verrill, 1915 accepted as Astropecten americanus var. subgracilis Verrill, 1915
Species Astropecten subinermis (Philippi, 1837) accepted as Tethyaster subinermis (Philippi, 1837)
Species Astropecten syntomus H.L. Clark, 1928 accepted as Astropecten pectinatus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Bollonaster pectinatus (Sladen, 1883) (Synonym according to Shephard (1968))
Species Astropecten tenuispinus Düben & Koren, 1846 (unaccepted)
Species Astropecten ternatensus Sluiter, 1895 (unaccepted, probably a synonym according to Doderlein (1917))
Species Astropecten valencienni Müller & Troschel, 1842 (unaccepted, Synonym)
Species Astropecten variabilis Lutken, 1859 (unaccepted, A synonym according to Cherbonnier (1959))
Species Astropecten vestitus (Say, 1825) (unaccepted)
Species Astropecten vexillifer (Wyville Thomson, 1873) (unaccepted)
Species Astropecten weberi Döderlein, 1917 (unaccepted, A probable synonym according to Cherbonnier & Nataf (1973))
Species Astropecten zebra Sladen, 1883 (unaccepted, A synonym according to Shepherd (1968))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (<i>Asterias</i>, Linnaeus). <em>Annals of the Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Astropecten Gray, 1840. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123245 on 2018-11-21
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original description Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (<i>Asterias</i>, Linnaeus). <em>Annals of the Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofStellaria Nardo, 1834) Nardo, J.D. (1834). De Asteriis. <em>Isis von Oken.</em> 1834: 716-717., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/87984#page/388/mode/1up
page(s): 716 [details]   

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i>. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Clark, A.M.; Downey, M.E. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. <i>Chapman & Hall Identification Guides</i>, 3. Chapman & Hall. London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Doderlein, L. (1917). Die Asteriden der Siboga-Expedition. 1. Die Gattung <i>Astropecten</i> und ihre Stammesgeschichte. <em>Siboga-Expedition.</em> 46a: 1-190., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11717817 [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]   

additional source Zulliger, D.E. and Lessios, H.A. (2010). Phylogenetic relationships in the genus <i>Astropecten</i> Gray (Paxillosida: Astropectinidae) on a global scale: molecular evidence for morphological convergence, species-complexes and possible cryptic speciation. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 2504: 1-19., available online at http://stri.si.edu/sites/publications/PDFs/STRI-W_Lessios_2010_with_Zulliger.pdf [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 Clark, A.M. (1989). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 1: Paxillosida and Notomyotida, <B><I>in</I></B>: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1989). <i> Echinoderm Studies,</i> 3: pp. 225-347 (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
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Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Remark Type species: Asterias aranciana Linnaeus 1758, by subsequent designation by Fisher, 1908 (A.M. Clark, 1989). In Rowe & Gates (1995), type species: Asterias aurantiacus Linnaeus, 1758 by subsequent designation . [details]
 



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