WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanaster Ayres, 1851

123306

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123306

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym)
Genus

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanaster astrologorum (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia australis Gray, 1840 (A forma according to H.L. Clark (1946))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanaster australis (Gray, 1840) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia australis Gray, 1840 (subsequent combination of Tosia australis Gray, 1840 by Perrier 1894)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanaster bourgeti Perrier, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaeriodiscus bourgeti (Perrier, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanaster duebeni (Gray, 1847) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonaster duebeni Gray, 1847 (subsequent combination of P. duebeni)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanaster elegans Ayres, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonaster pulchellus Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Dujardin & Hupe (1862))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanaster gunni (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonaster duebeni Gray, 1847 (A forma according to A.M. Clark (1953).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanaster procyon (Cuvier, 1836) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia australis Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanaster pulchellus (Gray, 1840) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonaster 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.; Hansson, H. (2008). Stephanaster Ayres, 1851. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123306 on 2017-11-19

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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
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy A synonym of Pentagonaster Gray, 1840 by synonymy of the type species, according to Dujardin & Hupe (1862). Perrier's usage invalid. [details]