WoRMS taxon details

Nepanthia Gray, 1840

123288  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123288)

accepted
Genus
Parasterina Fisher, 1908 (Synonym according to Rowe and Marsh (1982), confirms Fisher (1941))
Species Nepanthia belcheri (Perrier, 1875)
Species Nepanthia crassa (Gray, 1847)
Species Nepanthia fisheri Rowe & Marsh, 1982
Species Nepanthia maculata Gray, 1840
Species Nepanthia pedicellaris Fisher, 1913

Species Nepanthia brachiata Koehler, 1910 accepted as Paranepanthia brachiata (Koehler, 1910)
Species Nepanthia brevis (Perrier, 1875) accepted as Nepanthia belcheri (Perrier, 1875) (Synonym according to Rowe and Marsh (1982))
Species Nepanthia briareus (Bell, 1894) accepted as Pseudonepanthia briareus (Bell, 1894)
Species Nepanthia gracilis Rowe & Marsh, 1982 accepted as Pseudonepanthia gracilis (Rowe & Marsh, 1982)
Species Nepanthia grandis H.L. Clark, 1928 accepted as Paranepanthia grandis (H.L. Clark, 1928)
Species Nepanthia grangei McKnight, 2001 accepted as Pseudonepanthia grangei (McKnight, 2001)
Species Nepanthia hadracantha A.M. Clark, 1966 accepted as Nepanthia troughtoni (Livingstone, 1934) accepted as Pseudonepanthia troughtoni (Livingstone, 1934) (A synonym according to Shepherd (1968))
Species Nepanthia joubini Koehler, 1908 accepted as Nepanthia belcheri (Perrier, 1875) (A synonym according to Rowe & Marsh (1982))
Species Nepanthia magnispina H.L. Clark, 1938 accepted as Nepanthia belcheri (Perrier, 1875) (Synonym according to Rowe and Marsh (1982))
Species Nepanthia nigrobrunnea Rowe & Marsh, 1982 accepted as Pseudonepanthia nigrobrunnea (Rowe & Marsh, 1982)
Species Nepanthia platydisca Fisher, 1913 accepted as Paranepanthia platydisca (Fisher, 1913) (Original designation)
Species Nepanthia polyplax Döderlein, 1926 accepted as Nepanthia belcheri (Perrier, 1875) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1938))
Species Nepanthia reinga McKnight, 2001 accepted as Pseudonepanthia reinga (McKnight, 2001) (original designation)
Species Nepanthia suffarcinata Sladen, 1888 accepted as Nepanthia belcheri (Perrier, 1875) (Synonym according to Rowe and Marsh (1982))
Species Nepanthia tenuis H.L. Clark, 1938 accepted as Nepanthia maculata Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Rowe and Marsh (1982))
Species Nepanthia tesselata Gray, 1840 accepted as Chaetaster longipes (Bruzelius, 1805) (synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Species Nepanthia troughtoni (Livingstone, 1934) accepted as Pseudonepanthia troughtoni (Livingstone, 1934)
Species Nepanthia variabilis H.L. Clark, 1938 accepted as Nepanthia belcheri (Perrier, 1875) (A synonym according to Rowe & Marsh (1982))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (<i>Asterias</i>, Linnaeus). <em>Annals of the Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 287 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Nepanthia Gray, 1840. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123288 on 2018-11-14
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-03-08 08:12:36Z
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2006-09-25 06:54:45Z
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Martinez, Olga
2008-12-10 02:34:30Z
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original description Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (<i>Asterias</i>, Linnaeus). <em>Annals of the Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 287 [details]   

original description  (ofHenricides Verrill, 1914) Verrill, A.E. (1914). Monograph of the shallow-water starfishes of the North Pacific coast from the Arctic Ocean to California. Harriman Alaska series: US National Museum 14: 1-408 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/20755223
page(s): 210 [details]   

original description  (ofParasterina Fisher, 1908) Fisher, W.K. (1908). Necessary changes in the nomenclature of starfishes. <em>Smithsonian Miscellaneous collections (Quaterly).</em> 52: 87-93., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/35634#page/117/mode/1up
page(s): 90 [details]   

original description  (ofAsterina (Nepanthia) Gray, 1840) Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (<i>Asterias</i>, Linnaeus). <em>Annals of the Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 287 [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 Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Classification Nepanthia is currently included within the Asterinidae. [details]