WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania Gray, 1840

123320

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accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnasterias (synonym)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Porania) Gray, 1840
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Pseudoporania) Dons, 1936

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Chondraster) Verrill, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChondraster Verrill, 1895 (Raised to genus by Verrill (1914))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania antarctica E. A. Smith, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlabraster antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1876)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania armata Koehler, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlabraster antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1876) (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania austera (Verrill, 1899) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarginaster austerus Verrill, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarginaster pectinatus Perrier, 1881
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania borealis (Verrill, 1878) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) hispida (M. Sars, 1872) (Synonym according to Koehler (1909))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania gibbosa Leach in Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Porania) pulvillus (O.F. Müller, 1776) (nomen nudum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania glaber Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlabraster antarctica glaber Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlabraster antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1876) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962) & Guille (1974))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania grandis Verrill, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChondraster grandis (Verrill, 1878) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania insignis Verrill, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Porania) pulvillus insignis Verrill, 1895 (Subspecies accoridng to A.M. Clark (1984))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania magellanica Studer, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlabraster antarctica magellanica (Studer, 1876) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlabraster antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1876) (Subspecies according to Madsen (1956) and A.M. Clark (1984).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania patagonica Perrier, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania magellanica Studer, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlabraster antarctica magellanica (Studer, 1876) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlabraster antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1876) (Nomen nudum, P. magellanica according to Sladen (1889).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania spiculata Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlabraster antarctica (E. A. Smith, 1876) (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania spinulosa Verrill, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) hispida (M. Sars, 1872) (Synonym according to Koehler (1909))
marine
Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 288 [details]   
Hansson, H. (2008). Porania Gray, 1840. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123320 on 2017-11-17

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original description Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 288 [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 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 Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request]