WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster Forbes, 1839

123338  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123338)

accepted
Genus
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster abyssicola Verrill, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster benedicti Verrill, 1894
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster caribbaeus Verrill, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster dawsoni Verrill, 1880
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster earlli Verrill, 1879
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster endeca (Linnaeus, 1771)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster exiguus Fisher, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster glacialis Danielssen & Koren, 1881
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster haliplous Djakonov, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster hexactis Clark & Jewett, 2011
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster hypothrissus Fisher, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster intermedius Hayashi, 1939
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster longoi Stampanato & Jangoux, 1993
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster notophrynus Downey, 1971
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster pacificus Djakonov, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster paxillatus Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster regularis Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster spectabilis Clark & Jewett, 2011
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster stimpsoni Verrill, 1880
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster syrtensis Verrill, 1894
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster torulatus Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster tropicus Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster uchidai Hayashi, 1939

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster pentactis Perrier, 1884 (Perrier, 1891) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster pentactis Perrier, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster stellans Sladen, 1889 (nomen dubium, original designation but see Note and Perrier 1891)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster gracilis Grube, 1865 (nomen nudum)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster (Endeca) Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEndeca Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster Forbes, 1839
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster (Polyaster) Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolyaster Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster affinis (Brandt, 1835) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster asperatus Koehler, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalophaster godfroyi asperatus (Koehler, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster australis (Perrier, 1891) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster regularis Sladen, 1889 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster borealis (Fisher, 1906) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster borealis Fisher, 1906
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster constellatus Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster stimpsoni Verrill, 1880 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster decanus (Müller & Troschel, 1843) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectaster decanus (Muller & Troschel, 1843)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster decemradiatus (Brandt, 1835) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster stimpsoni Verrill, 1880
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster diamesus Djakonov, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster diamesus (Djakonov, 1932)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster dianae Stampanato & Jangoux, 2004 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster notophrynus Downey, 1971 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster echinatus Storm, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster glacialis Danielssen & Koren, 1881 (synonym according to Koehler (1909))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster furcifer Düben & Koren, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster furcifer (Düben & Koren, 1846) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster galaxides Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster endeca (Linnaeus, 1771) (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster godfroyi Koehler, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalophaster godfroyi (Koehler, 1912)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster incertus Koehler, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyoraster Fisher, 1940 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalophaster Fisher, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster intermedius Sluiter, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster endeca (Linnaeus, 1771) (synonym according to (Engel, 1935))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster japonicus Fisher, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster japonicus (Fisher, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster lorioli Koehler, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalophaster lorioli (Koehler, 1907)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster octoradiatus Ludwig, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster regularis subarcuatus Sladen, 1889 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster penicillatus (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster penicillatus Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster radians (Perrier, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeilaster radians (Perrier, 1881) (subsequent combination by Perrier, 1884)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster scotophilus Fisher, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster scotophilus (Fisher, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster squamatus Döderlein, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster squamatus (Döderlein, 1900) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster subarcuatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster regularis subarcuatus Sladen, 1889 (Subspecies according to Fisher (1940))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster tumida Stuxberg, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) tumida (Stuxberg, 1878) (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Forbes, E. (1839). On the Asteriadae of the Irish Sea. Memoirs of the Wernerian Natural History Socierty of Edinburgh. 8: 114-129., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/109968#page/746/mode/1up
page(s): 120 [details]   
Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2017). Solaster Forbes, 1839. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123338 on 2017-12-13

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2007-06-08 22:54:21Z
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2008-01-19 09:31:50Z
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original description Forbes, E. (1839). On the Asteriadae of the Irish Sea. Memoirs of the Wernerian Natural History Socierty of Edinburgh. 8: 114-129., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/109968#page/746/mode/1up
page(s): 120 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEndeca 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]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster (Endeca) 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 Clark, A.M. (1996). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 3. Velatida and Spinulosida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1996). Echinoderm Studies, 5: pp. 183-250 (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]