WoRMS name details

Stephanaster Ayres, 1851

123306  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123306)

 unaccepted (Synonym)
Genus

Species Stephanaster astrologorum (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Tosia australis Gray, 1840 (A forma according to H.L. Clark (1946))
Species Stephanaster australis (Gray, 1840) accepted as Tosia australis Gray, 1840 (subsequent combination of Tosia australis Gray, 1840 by Perrier 1894)
Species Stephanaster bourgeti Perrier, 1885 accepted as Sphaeriodiscus bourgeti (Perrier, 1885)
Species Stephanaster duebeni (Gray, 1847) accepted as Pentagonaster duebeni Gray, 1847 (subsequent combination of P. duebeni)
Species Stephanaster elegans Ayres, 1851 accepted as Pentagonaster pulchellus Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Dujardin & Hupe (1862))
Species Stephanaster gunni (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Pentagonaster duebeni Gray, 1847 (A forma according to A.M. Clark (1953).)
Species Stephanaster procyon (Cuvier, 1836) accepted as Tosia australis Gray, 1840
Species Stephanaster pulchellus (Gray, 1840) accepted as Pentagonaster pulchellus Gray, 1840 (Subsequent combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Ayres, W.O. (1851). Stephanaster Ayres. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory. 4: 118-119., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/35742#page/126/mode/1up
page(s): 118-119 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Stephanaster Ayres, 1851. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123306 on 2018-05-24
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-12-17 01:25:53Z
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original description Ayres, W.O. (1851). Stephanaster Ayres. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory. 4: 118-119., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/35742#page/126/mode/1up
page(s): 118-119 [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 Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]   
From editor or global species database
Synonymy A synonym of Pentagonaster Gray, 1840 by synonymy of the type species, according to Dujardin & Hupe (1862). Perrier's usage invalid. [details]