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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840 
AphiaID: 123275

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 editorSpinulosacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpinulosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinasteridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias seposita Retzius, 1783
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinasteridae Verrill, 1870
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) Gray, 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).)
Sources  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]

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 Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) Müller & Troschel, 1840
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) modestus Perrier, 1881
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) reticulatus H.L. Clark, 1923
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) sepositus (Retzius, 1783)
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 farquhari Benham, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster glomeratus H.L. Clark, 1916
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 (alternate representation)
  » 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) tenuispinus 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
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Rathbun, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) serpentarius Müller & Troschel, 1842
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Downey, 1973 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) guyanensis A.M. Clark, 1987
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) crassispina Verrill, 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) echinophorus (Lamarck, 1816)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) densispinulosus Tommasi, 1970 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
» 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
» 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
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) modestus Downey, 1973 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) spinulosus Verrill, 1869
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) nudus Tommasi, 1970 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) serpentarius A.H. Clark in Krau, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) spinosus (Retzius, 1805) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) echinophorus (Lamarck, 1816)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) spinosus Muller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) sentus (Say, 1825)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) spinulosus Bernasconi, 1958 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
» 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
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster modestus Perrier, 1881 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) modestus Perrier, 1881 (alternate representation)
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 (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sepositus (Retzius, 1783) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) sepositus (Retzius, 1783) (alternate representation)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster acanthodes H.L. Clark, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster stereosomus Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster affinis Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster luzonicus (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster clouei Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster gracilis Müller & Troschel, 1842
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)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster ellisi Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaster ellisi (Gray, 1840) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaster planci (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster eridanella Muller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster luzonicus (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster eridanella Koehler, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster purpureus (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster eschrichti J. Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia eschrichti (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster eschrichti Muller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia eschrichti (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster fallax Muller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster purpureus (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster fallax Hutton, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia compacta (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)
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 modestus Downey, 1973 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) spinulosus Verrill, 1869
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster multipapillatus Hoffman in Rowe, 1974 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster luzonicus (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster oculatus Düben & Koren, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776)
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 hirsuta (Koehler, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster purpureus Domantay & Roxas, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster luzonicus (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sagenus (Retzius, 1805) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) sepositus (Retzius, 1783)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sanguinolentus M. Sars, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sanguinolentus Muller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) sepositus (Retzius, 1783)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sarsi Müller & Troschel, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster scrobiculatus Danielssen & Koren, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia perforata (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sepositus Michelin, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster purpureus (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sladeni de Loriol, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCistina columbiae Gray, 1840
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 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaster planci (Linnaeus, 1758)
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)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster vestitus Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster purpureus (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster vestitus H.L. Clark, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster varicolor H.L. Clark, 1938
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123275
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-01-19 09:31:50Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2008-10-25 14:18:49Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Echinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840. 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=123275 on 2014-10-23
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