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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster Forbes, 1839 
AphiaID: 123338

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolasteridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias endeca Linnaeus, 1771 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolasteridae Viguier, 1878
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEndeca Gray, 1840 (Synonym )
Sources  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]

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 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 hypothryssus 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 gracilis Grube, 1865 (nomen nudum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster affinis Danielssen & Koren, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
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
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster borealis Fisher, 1911 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
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster decanus Perrier, 1884 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
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster echinatus Storm, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster glacialis Danielssen & Koren, 1881
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster furcifer Düben & Koren, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster furcifer (Düben & Koren, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster galaxides Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster endeca (Linnaeus, 1771)
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)
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 lorioli Bell, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalophaster godfroyi asperatus (Koehler, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster octoradiatus Ludwig, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster regularis subarcuatus Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster papposus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster paxillatus H.L. Clark, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster exiguus Fisher, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster penicillatus Bell, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster penicillatus Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster radians Perrier, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeilaster radians (Perrier, 1881)
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)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster subarcuatus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster regularis subarcuatus Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster tumida Stuxberg, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) tumida (Stuxberg, 1878)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123338
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-06-08 22:54:21Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-19 09:31:50Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Solaster Forbes, 1839. In: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123338 on 2014-07-23
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