WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster Sladen, 1889

123254 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123254)
accepted
Genus
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster agassizi (Verrill, 1880)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster ambiguus Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster bifrons (Wyville Thomson, 1873)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster complexus H.E.S Clark & D.G. McKnight, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster efflorescens (Perrier, 1884)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster fragilis H.E.S. Clark, 1970
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster hikurangi H.E.S Clark & D.G. McKnight, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster intermedius (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster jonathani H.E.S Clark & D.G. McKnight, 2000
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster keiensis Döderlein, 1921
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster knoxi Fell, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster sirius A.H. Clark, 1917

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster edwardsi (Perrier in Milne-Edwards 1882) (nomen dubium, Description very poor)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster (Tethyaster) Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyaster Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster abbreviatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster agassizi notatus Sladen, 1889 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster abyssicola Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster pectinatus (Fisher, 1905) (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster granulosus Perrier, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster agassizi (Verrill, 1880) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster inermis (Perrier, 1885) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster notatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster agassizi notatus Sladen, 1889 (Synonym according to Koehler (1909))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster marginatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster agassizi (Verrill, 1880) (ref. to synonymy by Clark in Clark & Downey (1992: 69))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster notatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster agassizi notatus Sladen, 1889 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster parelii (Düben & Koren, 1846) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudarchaster parelii (Düben & Koren, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster proteus H.L. Clark, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster bifrons (Wyville Thomson, 1873) (synonym according to Sibuet (1975))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster pulcher (Perrier, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPersephonaster pulcher (Perrier, 1881) (subsequent combination in Perrier (1894))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster rigidus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster agassizi (Verrill, 1880) (Synonym according to Verrill (1894))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonaster subinermis (Philippi, 1837) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyaster subinermis (Philippi, 1837)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology. 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18948
page(s): 81 [details]   
Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2017). Plutonaster Sladen, 1889. 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=123254 on 2017-11-24

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-01-21 08:09:52Z
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2009-01-17 01:37:51Z
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2016-12-25 03:52:20Z
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2017-06-29 05:33:32Z
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original description Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology. 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18948
page(s): 81 [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 Clark, A.M. & Courtman-Stock, J. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [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 Clark, A.M. (1989). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 1: Paxillosida and Notomyotida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1989). Echinoderm Studies, 3: pp. 225-347 (look up in IMIS[details]   
 



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