WoRMS taxon details

Tosia Gray, 1840

123307  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123307)

accepted
Genus
Species Tosia australis Gray, 1840
Species Tosia magnifica (Muller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Tosia neossia Naughton & O'Hara, 2009

Subgenus Tosia (Ceramaster) Verrill, 1899 accepted as Ceramaster Verrill, 1899 (original name)
Subgenus Tosia (Plinthaster) Verrill, 1899 accepted as Plinthaster Verrill, 1899
Species Tosia affinis (Perrier, 1884) accepted as Ceramaster grenadensis (Perrier, 1881) (Synonym according to Halpern (1970))
Species Tosia arctica Verrill, 1909 accepted as Ceramaster arcticus (Verrill, 1909)
Species Tosia astrologorum (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Tosia australis Gray, 1840 (A variety according to H.L. Clark (1938))
Species Tosia aurata Gray, 1847 accepted as Tosia magnifica (Muller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Tosia ceramoidea Fisher, 1906 accepted as Plinthaster ceramoidea (Fisher, 1906)
Species Tosia clugreta Walenkamp, 1976 accepted as Pawsonaster parvus (Perrier, 1881)
Species Tosia compta Verrill, 1899 accepted as Plinthaster dentatus (Perrier, 1884) (Synonym according to Halpern (1970))
Species Tosia eximia (Verrill, 1894) accepted as Ceramaster granularis (Retzius, 1783) (Synonym according to Halpern (1970-PhD Dissertation))
Species Tosia gosselini (Perrier, 1884) accepted as Ceramaster grenadensis (Perrier, 1881) (Synonym according to Halpern (1970))
Species Tosia grandis Gray, 1847 accepted as Tosia magnifica (Muller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Tosia granularis (Retzius, 1783) accepted as Ceramaster granularis (Retzius, 1783)
Species Tosia greenei (Bell, 1889) accepted as Ceramaster grenadensis (Perrier, 1881) (Synonym according to Halpern (1970-PhD Dissertation) and in Downey (1973))
Species Tosia grenadensis (Perrier, 1881) accepted as Ceramaster grenadensis (Perrier, 1881)
Species Tosia haesitans (Perrier, 1885) accepted as Ceramaster grenadensis (Perrier, 1881) (synonym according to Halpern in Downey (1973))
Species Tosia lamarcki (Müller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Pentagonaster lamarcki Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Goniaster tessellatus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Tosia leptocerama Fisher, 1905 accepted as Ceramaster leptoceramus (Fisher, 1905)
Species Tosia micropelta Fisher, 1906 accepted as Peltaster micropeltus (Fisher, 1906)
Species Tosia mirabilis (Perrier, 1875) accepted as Peltaster placenta (Müller & Troschel, 1842) (A synonym according to Ludwig (1897))
Species Tosia nitida Verrill, 1899 accepted as Plinthaster dentatus (Perrier, 1884) (Synonym according to Halpern (1970))
Species Tosia nobilis (Muller & Troschel, 1843) accepted as Tosia australis Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Marsh (1991))
Species Tosia parva (Perrier, 1881) accepted as Pawsonaster parvus (Perrier, 1881)
Species Tosia perrieri (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Plinthaster dentatus (Perrier, 1884) (Synonym according to Halpern (1970))
Species Tosia placenta (Müller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Peltaster placenta (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Tosia queenslandensis Livingstone, 1932 accepted as Anchitosia queenslandensis (Livingstone, 1932) (original name for Anchitosia queenslandensis)
Species Tosia rubra Gray, 1847 accepted as Tosia australis Gray, 1840
Species Tosia simplex (Verrill, 1895) accepted as Ceramaster granularis (Retzius, 1783) (Synonym according to Halpern (1970-PhD Dissertation))
Species Tosia tubercularis Gray, 1847 accepted as Tosia australis Gray, 1840
Species Tosia tuberculata (Gray, 1847) accepted as Toraster tuberculatus (Gray, 1847) (Subsequent combination from H.L. Clark (1923))
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): 281 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Tosia Gray, 1840. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123307 on 2018-11-18
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2005-07-28 06:51:10Z
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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): 281 [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 Clark, A.M.; Downey, M.E. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. <i>Chapman & Hall Identification Guides</i>, 3. Chapman & Hall. London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Mah, C. (2007). Systematics, phylogeny and historical biogeography of the <i>Pentagonaster</i> clade (Asteroidea: Valvatida: Goniasteridae. <em>Invertebrate Systematics.</em> 21: 311-339., available online at https://doi.org/10.1071/IS06049 [details]   
 
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Tosia australis aboral surface
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