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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten Gray, 1840 
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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 editorValvatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaxillosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten (Genus)
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Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias aranciaca Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae Gray, 1840
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaria Nardo, 1834 (synonym according to Fisher (1908). Also a homonym of Nardo Moller 1832 (Mollusca-a xenophorid snail).)
Sources  original description Gray J.E. (1840). A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History 6: 175-184; 275-290. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten acanthifer Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten acutiradiatus Tortonese, 1956
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten africanus Koehler, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten alatus Perrier, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten alligator Perrier, 1881
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten americanus Verrill, 1880
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten anacanthus H.L. Clark, 1926
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten andersoni Sladen, 1888
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten antillensis Lütken, 1859
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten armatus Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten articulatus (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten bandanus Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten bengalensis Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten benthophilus Ludwig, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten bispinosus (Otto, 1823)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brevispinus Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten carcharicus Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten caribemexicanensis Caso, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten celebensis Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten comptus Verrill, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten debilis Koehler, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten dubiosus Mortensen, 1925
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten duplicatus Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten eremicus Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten eucnemis Fisher, 1919
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten euryacanthus Lutken, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten exiguus Ludwig, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten exilis Mortensen, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten fasciatus Döderlein, 1926
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten formosus Sladen, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten fragilis Verrill, 1870
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten gisselbrechti Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten granulatus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten griegi Koehler, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten gruveli Koehler, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten hawaiiensis Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten hemprichi Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten hermatophilus Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten huepferi Koehler, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten ibericus Perrier, 1894
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten imbellis Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten indicus Döderlein, 1888
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten inutilis Koehler, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten javanicus Lutken, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten jonstoni (Delle Chiaje, 1827)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten kagoshimensis de Loriol, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten latespinosus Meissner, 1892
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten leptus H.L. Clark, 1926
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten liberiensis Koehler, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten luzonicus Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten malayanus Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten mamillatus Koehler, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten marginatus Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten mauritianus Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten michaelseni Koehler, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten minadensis Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten monacanthus Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten nitidus Verrill, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten novaeguineae Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten orientalis Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten ornatissimus Fisher, 1906
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten orsinii Leipoldt, 1895
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pedicellaris Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten petalodea Retzius, 1805
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten platyacanthus (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten preissi Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten primigenius Mortensen, 1925
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten productus Fisher, 1906
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten progressor Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pugnax Koehler, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pulcherrimus H.L. Clark, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pusillulus Fisher, 1906
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pusillus Sluiter, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten regalis Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten sanctaehelenae Mortensen, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten sarasinorum Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten scoparius Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten siderialis Verrill, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten sinicus Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten spiniphorus Madsen, 1950
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten spinulosus (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten sulcatus Ludwig, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten sumbawanus Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten tamilicus Döderlein, 1888
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten tasmanicus H.E.S Clark & D.G. McKnight, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten tenellus Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten tenuis (Bell, 1894)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten timorensis Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten triacanthus (Goto, 1914)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten triseriatus Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten umbrinus Grube, 1866
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten validispinosus Oguro, 1982
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten variegatus Mortensen, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten velitaris von Martens, 1865
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten verrilli deLoriol, 1899

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

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten baillaei Perrier, 1878 (nomen nudum, according to Doderlein (1917), undescribed.)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten harmandi Perrier, 1878 (nomen nudum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten indicus Perrier, 1878 (nomen nudum, according to Doderlein (1917)-undescribed)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten (Astropus) Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster lorioli Sukarno & Jangoux, 1977
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten (Astropus) longipes Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster lorioli Sukarno & Jangoux, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten acanthifera Sladen, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten acanthifer Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten acicularis Norman, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten albanicus Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten preissi albanicus Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten ambiguus Madsen, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten michaelseni Koehler, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten andromeda Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster andromeda andromeda (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten antarcticus Studer, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten antares Döderlein, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten antares Döderlein, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten inermis de Loriol, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten antillensis H.L. Clark, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten duplicatus Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten archimedis Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten spinulosus (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten arcticus M. Sars, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster arcticus (M. Sars, 1851)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten arenarius Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten triseriatus Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten armatus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aster De Filippi, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten jonstoni (Delle Chiaje, 1827)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten astropectinides Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenopleura astropectinides Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aurantiaca Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aurantiaca Forbes, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten bonnieri Koehler, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten hemprichi Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten burbonica Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten buschi Müller & Troschel, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten articulatus (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten californicus Fisher, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten verrilli deLoriol, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten callistus Fisher, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinides callistus (Fisher, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten capensis Studer, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis pontoporeus Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten chinensis Grube, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten christi Düben & Koren, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster andromeda (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten ciliatus Grube, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten marginatus Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten coelacanthus von Martens accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten regalis Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten coppingeri Bell, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten corniculatus Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenodiscus crispatus (Retzius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten crenaster Dujardin & Hupé, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten cristii Düben & Koren, in Düben, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster andromeda andromeda (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten ctenophorus Fisher, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinides ctenophora (Fisher, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten dahomensis Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten michaelseni Koehler, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten dubius Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten articulatus (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten duplicatus Koehler, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten articulatus (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten echinatus Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten bispinosus (Otto, 1823)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten echinulatus Müller & Troschel, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten edwardsi Verrill, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten ensifer Grube, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten erinaceus Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten armatus erinaceus Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten fijiensis John, 1948 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten triseriatus fijiensis John, 1948
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten flanaticus Lorenz, 1860 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten platyacanthus (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten forcipatus Verrill, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten nitidus Verrill, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten formosanus Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten carcharicus Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten formosus Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenopleura ludwigi (deLoriol, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten gracilis Giebel, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraspidaster hesperus (Muller & Troschel, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten guineensis Koehler, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten gruveli Koehler, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten hartmeyeri Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten helgolandicus Greeff, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten hemprichi de Loriol, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia mauritiensis Koehler, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten hispidus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten hystrix Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten inermis de Loriol, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten jonstoni (Delle Chiaje, 1827)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten japonicus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten scoparius Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten japonicus Ives, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten formosus Sladen, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten japonicus Ives, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenopleura ludwigi (deLoriol, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten jarli Madsen, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten jonstoni Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten spinulosus (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten kagoshimensis Mortensen, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten kochianus Döderlein, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten koehleri deLoriol, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten indicus Döderlein, 1888
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten latiradiatus (Gray, 1871) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia latiradiata (Gray, 1871)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten ludwigi deLoriol, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenopleura ludwigi (deLoriol, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten luetkeni Barrett, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster arcticus (M. Sars, 1851)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten macer Sluiter, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCraspidaster hesperus (Muller & Troschel, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten malaccanus Beford, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten andersoni Sladen, 1888
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten marginatus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten regalis Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten mascarena Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten mauritianus Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten mauritianus Koehler, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten bengalensis Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten mauritianus Brown, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten mauritianus Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten meridionalis Studer, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten mesactus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinides mesactus (Sladen, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten mesactus Studer, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten muelleri Müller & Troschel, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten muelleri Düben, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten myobrachius Fisher, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten triseriatus myobrachius Fisher, 1926
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten myosurus Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten bispinosus (Otto, 1823)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten natalensis John, 1948 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten granulatus natalensis John, 1948
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten nobilis Koehler, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten euryacanthus Lutken, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten notograptus Sladen, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten monacanthus Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten nuttingi Verrill, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten alligator Perrier, 1881
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten oerstedi Luteken, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten armatus erinaceus Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten ornans Sluiter, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten marginatus Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten paleatus Grube, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten regalis Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pallidus Danielssen & Koren, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathybiaster vexillifer (W. Thomson, 1873)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten parelii Düben & Koren, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudarchaster parelii (Düben & Koren, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pectinatus H.L. Clark, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pectinatus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBollonaster pectinatus (Sladen, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pedicellifera Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten platyacanthus (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten penangensis deLoriol, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten andersoni Sladen, 1888
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pentacanthus (Delle Chiaje, 1827) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis pentacanthus (Delle Chiaje, 1827)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten perarmatus Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten peruvianus Verrill, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis peruvianus Verrill, 1870
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten phragmorus Fisher, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten polyacanthus phragmorus Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten platyacanthus Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten jonstoni (Delle Chiaje, 1827)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pleiacanthus Bedford, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten indicus Döderlein, 1888
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten polaris (Sabine, 1824) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenodiscus crispatus (Retzius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pontoporeus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pulcher Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten richardi Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten marginatus Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten riensis Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis riensis Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten rosea Sladen, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten rubidus de Loriol, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten sagaminus Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenopleura sagamina (Döderlein, 1917)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten samoensis Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten schayeri Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pectinatus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBollonaster pectinatus (Sladen, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten serratus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis serratus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten siamensis Döderlein, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten sibogae Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten spatuliger Perrier, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten regalis Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten sphenoplax Bell, 1892 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPersephonaster sphenoplax (Bell, 1892)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten squamatus Müller & Troschel, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten jonstoni (Delle Chiaje, 1827)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten squamosus Sluiter, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten monacanthus Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten stellaris Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster typicus Müller & Troschel, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten stellatus Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis peruvianus Verrill, 1870
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten subgracilis Verrill, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten americanus Verrill, 1880
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten subinermis Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyaster subinermis (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten syntomus H.L. Clark, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pectinatus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBollonaster pectinatus (Sladen, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten tenuispinus Düben & Koren, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten ternatensus Sluiter, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis serratus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten triseriatus Whitelegge, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten valencienni Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten duplicatus Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten variabilis Lutken, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten duplicatus Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten velitaris Fisher, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten hawaiiensis Döderlein, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten vestitus Lutken, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyaster vestitus (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten vexillifer Viguier, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathybiaster vexillifer (W. Thomson, 1873)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten weberi Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten michaelseni Koehler, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten zebra Sladen, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
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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: 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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123245
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Astropecten. In: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123245 on 2014-12-25
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