WoRMS taxon details

Thoracaster Sladen, 1883

123270  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123270)

accepted
Genus
Pseudaster Perrier, 1885 (Synonym according to Ludwig (1907))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Sladen, W.P. (1883) The Asteroidea of H.M.S. Challenger Expedition, pt. 2. Astropectinidae. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 17: 214-269., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31628552
page(s): 245 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Thoracaster Sladen, 1883. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123270 on 2018-05-22
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2009-01-19 04:03:02Z
changed

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original description Sladen, W.P. (1883) The Asteroidea of H.M.S. Challenger Expedition, pt. 2. Astropectinidae. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 17: 214-269., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31628552
page(s): 245 [details]   

original description  (ofPseudaster Perrier, 1885) Perrier, E. (1885). Premiére note Préliminaire des les Echinodermes, recueillis durant les campagnes de dragages sous-marines du Travailleur et du Talisman. Annales des sciences naturelles, Zoologie. 22(8): 1-72., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/112110#page/379/mode/1up
page(s): 67 [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. (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]   

basis of record  (ofPseudaster Perrier, 1885) 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]   
From other sources
Remark Type species: Thoracaster cylindratus Sladen, 1883 by monotypy. [details]