WoRMS name details

Goniodiscus Müller & Troschel, 1842

123295  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123295)

 unaccepted (Formal designation of type species G. sebae falls in syn. of C. novaeguineae. This disposes of the name Goniodiscus by synonymy. However many of the species names are referable to Goniasteridae and/or Oreasteridae)
Genus

Species Goniodiscus frascheli Philippi in Quijada, 1911 (nomen nudum, according to Madsen (1956))
Species Goniodiscus gracilis Gray, 1840 in Martens, 1866 (nomen nudum)

Species Goniodiscus acutus Heller, 1863 accepted as Peltaster placenta (Müller & Troschel, 1842) (synonym according to Ludiwg (1897))
Species Goniodiscus acutus Perrier, 1869 accepted as Anthenea edmondi A.M. Clark, 1970 (Homonym of H. acutus Heller 1863, but renamed by A.M. Clark (1970), but could be threatened by Anthenea sydneyensis Doderlein, 1915)
Species Goniodiscus armata (Gray, 1840) accepted as Nidorellia armata (Gray, 1840)
Species Goniodiscus articulatus Perrier, 1869 accepted as Anthenea pentagonula (Lamarck, 1816) (Synonym)
Species Goniodiscus capella Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Ogmaster capella (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Goniodiscus conifer Möbius, 1859 accepted as Nidorellia armata (Gray, 1840) (A synonym accoridng to Sladen (1889).)
Species Goniodiscus cuspidatus (Gray, 1840) accepted as Goniaster tessellatus (Lamarck, 1816) (Synonym according to Halpern (1970))
Species Goniodiscus foraminatus Döderlein, 1916 accepted as Goniodiscaster foraminatus (Döderlein, 1916)
Species Goniodiscus forficulatus Perrier, 1875 accepted as Goniodiscaster forficulatus (Perrier, 1875)
Species Goniodiscus granuliferus (Gray, 1847) accepted as Goniodiscaster granuliferus (Gray, 1847) (subsequent combination of G. granuliferus.)
Species Goniodiscus horridus (Gray, 1840) accepted as Paulia horrida Gray, 1840 (subsequent combination by Muller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Goniodiscus insignis Koehler, 1910 accepted as Goniodiscaster insignis (Koehler, 1910)
Species Goniodiscus michelini Perrier, 1869 accepted as Nidorellia armata (Gray, 1840)
Species Goniodiscus ocelliferus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Nectria ocellifera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Goniodiscus pedicellaris Perrier, 1881 accepted as Mediaster pedicellaris (Perrier, 1881)
Species Goniodiscus penicillatus Philippi, 1870 accepted as Odontaster penicillatus (Philippi, 1870)
Species Goniodiscus pentagonulus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Anthenea pentagonula (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Goniodiscus placenta Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Peltaster placenta (Müller & Troschel, 1842) (original combination)
Species Goniodiscus placentaeformis Heller, 1863 accepted as Peltaster placenta (Müller & Troschel, 1842) (synonym accoridng to Ludwig (1897))
Species Goniodiscus pleyadella (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Goniodiscaster pleyadella (Lamarck, 1816) (subsequent name for G. pleyadella)
Species Goniodiscus porosus Koehler, 1910 accepted as Goniodiscaster porosus (Koehler, 1910)
Species Goniodiscus rugosus Perrier, 1875 accepted as Goniodiscaster rugosus (Perrier, 1875)
Species Goniodiscus sanderi Meissner, 1892 accepted as Monachaster sanderi (Meissner, 1892)
Species Goniodiscus scaber Möbius, 1859 accepted as Goniodiscaster scaber (Moebius, 1859)
Species Goniodiscus sebae Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Culcita novaeguineae Müller & Troschel, 1842 (synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Species Goniodiscus seriatus Müller & Troschel, 1843 accepted as Goniodiscaster seriatus (Muller & Troschel, 1843)
Species Goniodiscus singularis Müller & Troschel, 1843 accepted as Pentagonaster singularis (Müller & Troschel, 1843) accepted as Gnathaster singularis (Müller & Troschel, 1843) accepted as Diplodontias singularis (Müller & Troschel, 1843)
Species Goniodiscus stella Möbius, 1859 accepted as Goniodiscaster granuliferus (Gray, 1847) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1935))
Species Goniodiscus stella Verill, 1867 accepted as Nidorellia armata (Gray, 1840)
Species Goniodiscus studeri deLoriol, 1885 accepted as Culcita schmideliana (Bruzelius, 1805) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Rowe (1971))
Species Goniodiscus vallei Koehler, 1910 accepted as Goniodiscaster vallei (Koehler, 1910)
Species Goniodiscus verrucosus Philippi, 1857 accepted as Cycethra verrucosa (Philippi, 1857)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. Vieweg: Braunschweig. xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 57 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Goniodiscus Müller & Troschel, 1842. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123295 on 2018-05-23
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original description Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. Vieweg: Braunschweig. xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 57 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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 H.L. (1909). Notes on some Australian and Indo-Pacific echinoderms. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 52: 107-135., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/25494#page/187/mode/1up [details]   

additional source Clark, A.M. (1993). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 2: Valvatida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1993). Echinoderm Studies, 4: pp. 187-366 (look up in IMIS[details]   
From other sources
Remark Placement in family follows Clark (1993). [details]

Synonymy Synonym of Goniodiscaster according to H.L. Clark 1909 <536>. [details]