WoRMS taxon details

Odontaster Verrill, 1880

123310  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123310)

accepted
Genus
Epidontaster Koehler, 1920 (synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Gnathaster Sladen, 1889 (A synonym of Odontaster Verrill 1880 ccording to Fisher (1911))
Gnathodon Verrill, 1899 (synonym-lapsus for Odontaster according to Fisher (1940).)
Gymnognathaster Döderlein, 1928 (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Species Odontaster aucklandensis McKnight, 1973
Species Odontaster australis H.L. Clark, 1926
Species Odontaster benhami (Mortensen, 1925)
Species Odontaster crassus Fisher, 1905
Species Odontaster cynthiae Janosik & Halanych, 2012
Species Odontaster hispidus Verrill, 1880
Species Odontaster mediterraneus (von Marenzeller, 1893)
Species Odontaster meridionalis (E. A. Smith, 1876)
Species Odontaster pearsei Janosik & Halanych, 2010
Species Odontaster penicillatus (Philippi, 1870)
Species Odontaster robustus Verrill, 1899
Species Odontaster rosagemmae McKnight, 2001
Species Odontaster roseus Janosik & Halanych, 2010
Species Odontaster setosus Verrill, 1899
Species Odontaster validus Koehler, 1906

Species Odontaster pusillus Koehler, 1907 (nomen dubium, Holotype immature, identiy uncertain according to Koehler (1920))

Species Odontaster belli (Studer, 1884) accepted as Odontaster penicillatus (Philippi, 1870) (Synonym of O. penicillatus according to Madsen (1956))
Species Odontaster capitatus Koehler, 1912 accepted as Acodontaster elongatus f. capitatus (Koehler, 1912) accepted as Acodontaster capitatus (Koehler, 1912)
Species Odontaster cremeus Ludwig, 1903 accepted as Acodontaster elongatus (Sladen, 1889) (synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Species Odontaster elegans Koehler, 1912 accepted as Odontaster meridionalis (E. A. Smith, 1876) (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Species Odontaster glaber Barattini, 1938 accepted as Acodontaster elongatus (Sladen, 1889) (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Species Odontaster granuliferus Koehler, 1912 accepted as Acodontaster elongatus (Sladen, 1889) (A synonym according to Bernasconi (1964))
Species Odontaster grayi (Bell, 1881) accepted as Odontaster benhami (Mortensen, 1925)
Species Odontaster paxillosus (Gray, 1847) accepted as Diplodontias paxillosus (Gray, 1847)
Species Odontaster pedicellaris (Perrier, 1891) accepted as Odontaster penicillatus (Philippi, 1870) (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Species Odontaster propinquus A.H. Clark, 1917 accepted as Acodontaster elongatus (Sladen, 1889) (A synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Species Odontaster singularis (Müller & Troschel, 1843) accepted as Diplodontias singularis (Müller & Troschel, 1843)
Species Odontaster tenuis Koehler, 1906 accepted as Odontaster validus Koehler, 1906 (A forma of O. validus according to Fisher (1940))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Verrill, A. E. (1880). Notice of the remarkable marine fauna occupying the outer banks off the southern coast of New England. American Journal of Science. 3(20): 390-403., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/38973336
page(s): 402 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Odontaster Verrill, 1880. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123310 on 2018-02-17
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original description Verrill, A. E. (1880). Notice of the remarkable marine fauna occupying the outer banks off the southern coast of New England. American Journal of Science. 3(20): 390-403., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/38973336
page(s): 402 [details]   

original description  (ofGnathaster Sladen, 1889) Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology. 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18948
page(s): 285 [details]   

original description  (ofGnathodon Verrill, 1899) Verrill, A. E. (1899). Revision of certain genera and species of starfishes, with descriptions of new forms. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences. 10(1): 145-234., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13456950#page/175/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofPeridontaster Koehler, 1920) Koehler, R. (1920). Echinodermata: Asteroidea. Scientific Reports of the Australiasian Antarctic Expedition C8: 1-308. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/162113 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofAsterodon Perrier, 1891) Perrier, E. (1891). Echinoderma I. Stellérides. Mission Scientifique du Cap Horn, 1882-83. 6.Zoologie (3), Paris. 1-198 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107647#page/163/mode/1up
page(s): K.129 [details]   

original description  (ofGymnognathaster Döderlein, 1928) Döderlein, L. (1928). Die seesterne der Deutschen Sudpolar-Expedition, 1901-1903. Deutsche Sudpolar Expediiton XIX. Zoologie XI. 1901-1903.series. 19(11): 289-301.
page(s): 297 [details]   

original description  (ofEpidontaster Koehler, 1920) Koehler, R. (1920). Echinodermata: Asteroidea. Scientific Reports of the Australiasian Antarctic Expedition C8: 1-308. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/162113
page(s): 195 [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, A.M.; Downey, M.E. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. Chapman & Hall Identification Guides, 3. Chapman & Hall. London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (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]   

basis of record  (ofGnathodon Verrill, 1899) 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]   

basis of record  (ofGnathaster Sladen, 1889) 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  (ofGnathaster Sladen, 1889) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofEpidontaster Koehler, 1920) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofEpidontaster Koehler, 1920) Fisher, W.K. (1940). Asteroidea. Discovery Reports 20: 69-306., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/5609973 [details]   

basis of record  (ofGymnognathaster Döderlein, 1928) 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]   

basis of record  (ofAsterodon Perrier, 1891) 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]   

basis of record  (ofPeridontaster Koehler, 1920) 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]   
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Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]