WoRMS taxon details

Psilaster Sladen, 1885

123255  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123255)

accepted
Genus
Phidiaster Koehler, 1909 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Ripaster Koehler, 1906 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Sladen, W.P. (1885). The Voyage of H.M.S. <i>Challenger</i>. Narrative. <em>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.</em> vol. 1: pt.2: 501-794., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/194863#page/13/mode/1up
page(s): 611 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Psilaster Sladen, 1885. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123255 on 2018-11-18
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Sladen, W.P. (1885). The Voyage of H.M.S. <i>Challenger</i>. Narrative. <em>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.</em> vol. 1: pt.2: 501-794., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/194863#page/13/mode/1up
page(s): 611 [details]   

original description  (ofRipaster Koehler, 1906) Koehler, R. (1906). Expédition Antarctique Francaise (1903-1905) - Échinodermes (Stéllérides, Ophiures et Échinides). <em>Expédition Charcot.</em> 1-41., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/15904#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 4 [details]   

original description  (ofPhidiaster Koehler, 1909) Koehler, R. (1909). Astéries recueillies par l'Investigator dans l'océan indien. I.Les Asteries de Mer Profonde. <em>Echinoderma of the Indian Museum.</em> 5: 1-143 pp., 13 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/43962#page/13/mode/1up
page(s): 28 [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 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 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] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Remark Type species: Astropecten andromeda Müller & Troschel 1842, by monotypy (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]