WoRMS taxon details

Crossaster Müller & Troschel, 1840

123336  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123336)

accepted
Genus
Species Crossaster borealis Fisher, 1906
Species Crossaster campbellicus McKnight, 1973
Species Crossaster diamesus (Djakonov, 1932)
Species Crossaster helianthus Verrill, 1894
Species Crossaster japonicus (Fisher, 1911)
Species Crossaster multispinus H.L. Clark, 1916
Species Crossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Crossaster penicillatus Sladen, 1889
Species Crossaster scotophilus (Fisher, 1913)
Species Crossaster squamatus (Döderlein, 1900)

Species Crossaster koreni Verrill, 1914 accepted as Crossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767) (nomen dubium)

Species Crossaster australis Perrier, 1888 (nomen nudum)

Species Crossaster aboverrucosus (Brandt, 1835) accepted as Crossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Crossaster affinis (Brandt, 1835) accepted as Crossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767) (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Species Crossaster alternatus Fisher, 1906 accepted as Heterozonias alternatus (Fisher, 1906)
Species Crossaster australis Perrier, 1891 accepted as Solaster regularis Sladen, 1889 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Species Crossaster canopus H.E.S. Clark, 1963 accepted as Solaster regularis subarcuatus Sladen, 1889 (Synonym according to McKnight (1976))
Species Crossaster neptuni Bell, 1881 accepted as Crossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Crossaster ochotensis Djakonov, 1950 accepted as Crossaster borealis ochotensis Djakonov, 1950
Species Crossaster vancouverensis de Loriol, 1897 accepted as Solaster stimpsoni Verrill, 1880 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911), Verrill (1914))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1840). Ueber die Gattungen der Asterien. Archiv für Naturgeschichte. 6: 318-326., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31587#page/328/mode/1up
page(s): 321 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Crossaster Müller & Troschel, 1840. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123336 on 2018-05-23
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-01-19 09:31:50Z
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original description Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1840). Ueber die Gattungen der Asterien. Archiv für Naturgeschichte. 6: 318-326., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31587#page/328/mode/1up
page(s): 321 [details]   

original description  (ofSolaster (Polyaster) Gray, 1840) Gray, J. E. (1840). XXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 6: 175-184., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19590#page/207/mode/1up
page(s): 183 [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]   

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] 

basis of record  (ofSolaster(Polyaster) Gray, 1840) 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]   
From other sources
Remark Type species: Asterias papposa Linnaeus, 1767 by subsequent designation in Fisher, W.K. (1919) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
 



Common sun star - Crossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
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