WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840

123275

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accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) Gray, 1840· accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOthilia Gray, 1840 (Subgenus of Echinaster Muller & Troschel, 1840)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopia Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThyraster Ives, 1890 (Synonym according to Downey (1973).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVerrillaster Downey, 1973 (synonym according to Tortonese & Downey (1977).)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) Müller & Troschel, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster arcystatus H.L. Clark, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster callosus Marenzeller, 1895
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster colemani Rowe & Albertson, 1987
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster cylindricus Meissner, 1892
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster echinatus Koehler, 1920
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster farquhari Benham, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster glomeratus H.L. Clark, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster lacunosus Grube, 1857
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster luzonicus (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster panamensis Leipoldt, 1895
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster parvispinus A.H. Clark, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster purpureus (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster smithi Ludwig, 1903
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster stereosomus Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster superbus H.L. Clark, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster varicolor H.L. Clark, 1938

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster crassus Müller & Troschel, 1842 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster cribella Lutken, 1871 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster deplanatus Grube, 1857 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster gracilis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster rigidus Grube, 1857 (nomen dubium)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) Gray, 1840 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) aculeata (Gray, 1840)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) echinophorus (Lamarck, 1816)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) graminicola Campbell & Turner, 1984
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) guyanensis A.M. Clark, 1987
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) paucispinus A.M. Clark, 1987
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) sentus (Say, 1825)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) serpentarius Müller & Troschel, 1842
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) spinulosus Verrill, 1869
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) tenuispina Verrill, 1871
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) robustus Verrill, 1914 (nomen dubium)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) antonioensis deLoriol, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) crassispina Verrill, 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) echinophorus (Lamarck, 1816) (Synonym according to Verrill (1915))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) densispinulosus Tommasi, 1970 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to de Avila Pires (1983).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) doriae De Filippi, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Probable synonym according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) lepidus de Loriol, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonymy according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) modestus Perrier, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) spinulosus Verrill, 1869 (Synonymy according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) nudus Tommasi, 1970 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonymy according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) spinosus Muller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) sentus (Say, 1825) ((at least part) Synonym according to Sladen (1889) and Verrill (1915).)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) tribulus De Filippi, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster modestus Perrier, 1881 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) modestus Perrier, 1881
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster reticulatus H.L. Clark, 1923 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) reticulatus H.L. Clark, 1923
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sepositus (Retzius, 1783) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) sepositus (Retzius, 1783)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster acanthodes H.L. Clark, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster stereosomus Fisher, 1913 (Synonym according to Jangoux (1978).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster affinis Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster luzonicus (Gray, 1840) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster clouei Valenciennes (MS) in Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster gracilis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym )
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster decanus Müller & Troschel, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectaster decanus (Muller & Troschel, 1843)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster diffidens Koehler, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia diffidens (Koehler, 1923)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster echinulatus (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia clavigera (Lamarck, 1816) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster eridanella Muller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster luzonicus (Gray, 1840) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster eschrichti Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia eschrichti (Müller & Troschel, 1842) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster fallax Muller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrella fallax (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster purpureus (Gray, 1840) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster heteractis (H.L. Clark, 1909) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNepanthia belcheri (Perrier, 1875) (Synonym according to H.L. Clark (1938))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster hirsuta Koehler, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopiella hirsuta (Koehler, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster madseni A.M. Clark & Tortonese, 1986 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) sepositus madseni A.M. Clark & Tortonese, 1986
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster multipapillatus Hoffman in Rowe, 1974 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster luzonicus (Gray, 1840) (Nomen nudum/synonym according to Rowe (1974).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster oculatus Düben & Koren, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776) (synonym according to Madsen (1987))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster ornatus Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia ornata (Perrier, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster pterasteroides Koehler, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopiella pterasteroides (Koehler, 1920) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopiella hirsuta (Koehler, 1920) (Probable synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sagenus (Retzius, 1805) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) sepositus (Retzius, 1783) (Synonym as restricted by Tortonese & Madsen (1979))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sanguinolentus (O.F. Müller, 1776) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sarsii Müller & Troschel, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776) (Synonym according to Fisher (1911) and Madsen (1987))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster scrobiculatus Danielssen & Koren, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia perforata (O.F. Müller, 1776) (Synonym according to Madsen (1987))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sladeni de Loriol, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCistina columbiae Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Clark and Rowe (1971))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster smilax Koehler, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia smilax (Koehler, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster solaris (Schreber, 1793) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaster solaris (Schreber, 1793) (Synonym of Echinites, which is ultimately a synonym of Acanthaster)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster spinulifer (E. A. Smith, 1876) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia spinulfera (E. A. Smith, 1876)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster spinulifer Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopiella hirsuta kerguelenensis (Koehler, 1920) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopiella hirsuta (Koehler, 1920) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster vestitus Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster purpureus (Gray, 1840) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1840). Ueber die Gattungen der Asterien. Archiv für Naturgeschichte. 6: 318-326., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31587#page/328/mode/1up
page(s): 321 [details]   
Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2008). Echinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840. 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=123275 on 2017-11-19

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-01-19 09:31:50Z
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2008-10-25 14:18:49Z
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original description Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1840). Ueber die Gattungen der Asterien. Archiv für Naturgeschichte. 6: 318-326., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31587#page/328/mode/1up
page(s): 321 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopia Gray, 1840) Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 282 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorVerrillaster Downey, 1973) Downey, M.E. (1973). Starfishes from the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. 126: 1-158., available online at https://repository.si.edu/handle/10088/5506
page(s): 89 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorThyraster Ives, 1890) Ives, J.E. (1890). Echinoderms from the Northern coast of Yucatan and the harbor of Vera Cruz. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 3 (42) : 317-340., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/30128#page/321/mode/1up
page(s): 329-330 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) Gray, 1840) Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 281 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOthilia Gray, 1840) Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 281 [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 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. (1996). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 3. Velatida and Spinulosida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1996). Echinoderm Studies, 5: pp. 183-250 (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorThyraster Ives, 1890) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) Gray, 1840) Clark, A.M. (1996). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 3. Velatida and Spinulosida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1996). Echinoderm Studies, 5: pp. 183-250 (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) Gray, 1840) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) Gray, 1840) 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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorVerrillaster Downey, 1973) 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
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Asterias seposita Lamarck, 1816 (=Asterias sagenaRetzius, 1805) by subsequent designation in Fisher, W.K. (1913) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]