WoRMS taxon details

Hymenaster Wyville Thomson, 1873

123333  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123333)

accepted
Genus
Species Hymenaster acutus Aziz & Jangoux, 1984
Species Hymenaster agassizi Verrill, 1899
Species Hymenaster alcocki Koehler, 1909
Species Hymenaster anomalus Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster bartschi Fisher, 1916
Species Hymenaster blegvadi Madsen, 1956
Species Hymenaster caelatus Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster campanulatus Koehler, 1907
Species Hymenaster carnosus Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster coccinatus Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster coriaceus Koehler, 1920
Species Hymenaster cremnodes H.L. Clark, 1920
Species Hymenaster crucifer Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster densus Koehler, 1908
Species Hymenaster echinulatus Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster ecomari Dilman, 2013
Species Hymenaster edax Koehler, 1907
Species Hymenaster estcourti McKnight, 1973
Species Hymenaster formosus Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster fucatus Koehler, 1907
Species Hymenaster geometricus Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster giboryi Perrier, 1894
Species Hymenaster glaucus Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster gracilis Ludwig, 1905
Species Hymenaster graniferus Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster infernalis Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster koehleri Fisher, 1910
Species Hymenaster lamprus H.L. Clark, 1923
Species Hymenaster latebrosus Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster modestus Verrill, 1885
Species Hymenaster nobilis Wyville Thomson, 1878
Species Hymenaster pellucidus Thomson, 1873
Species Hymenaster pentagonalis Fisher, 1906
Species Hymenaster pergamentaceus Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster perspicuus Ludwig, 1903
Species Hymenaster platyacanthus Ludwig, 1905
Species Hymenaster porosissimus Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster praecoquis Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster pudicus Koehler, 1920
Species Hymenaster pullatus Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster quadrispinosus Fisher, 1905
Species Hymenaster regalis Verrill, 1895
Species Hymenaster reticulatus Sibuet, 1976
Species Hymenaster rex Perrier, 1885
Species Hymenaster rhodopeplus Fisher, 1916
Species Hymenaster roseus Koehler, 1907
Species Hymenaster rotundus Dilman, 2013
Species Hymenaster sacculatus Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster tenuispinus Sibuet, 1976
Species Hymenaster trias H.L. Clark, 1920
Species Hymenaster vicarius Sladen, 1882
Species Hymenaster violaceus Ludwig, 1905

Species Hymenaster bourgeti Perrier in Filhol, 1885 (nomen nudum, undescribed, figure diagrammatic.)

Species Hymenaster gennaeus H.L. Clark, 1923 accepted as Hymenaster rex Perrier, 1885 (Synonym according to Downey in Clark & Downey (1992))
Species Hymenaster giganteus Sladen, 1891 accepted as Hymenaster pellucidus Thomson, 1873 (synonym)
Species Hymenaster kieri Downey, 1979 accepted as Hymenaster regalis Verrill, 1895 (Synonym according to Downey in Clark & Downey (1992))
Species Hymenaster membranaceus Wyville Thomson, 1878 accepted as Hymenaster pellucidus Thomson, 1873 (synonym)
Species Hymenaster perissonotus Fisher, 1910 accepted as Hymenaster pellucidus Thomson, 1873 (Synonym according to Downey in Clark & Downey (1992))
Species Hymenaster purpureus Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Hymenaster quadrispinosus Fisher, 1905 (Probable synonym according to Fisher (1911).)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Wyville Thomson C. (1873). The depths of the sea. <i>London, Macmillan pp. 527</i>: , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55137#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 120 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Hymenaster Wyville Thomson, 1873. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123333 on 2018-12-13
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-01-19 09:31:50Z
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2017-02-23 17:43:18Z
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original description Wyville Thomson C. (1873). The depths of the sea. <i>London, Macmillan pp. 527</i>: , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55137#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 120 [details]   

basis of record Clark, A.M. (1996). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 3. Velatida and Spinulosida, <B><I>in</I></B>: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1996). <i> Echinoderm Studies,</i> 5: pp. 183-250 (look up in IMIS[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 Mah, C.L.; McKnight, D.G.; Eagle, M.K.; Pawson, D.L.; Am├ęziane, N.; Vance, D.J.; Baker, A.N.; Clark, H.E.S.; Davey, N. (2009). Phylum Echinodermata: sea stars, brittle stars, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, sea lilies. In: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 371-400. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Remark The numerous nominal species of Hymenaster known only from the type material (especially of Sladen and Koehler) need reassessment in the light of the ranges of variation of better-known species. [details]

From other sources
Remark Type species: Hymenaster pellucidus Thomson, 1973. [details]