WoRMS name details

Asterias spinosa Say, 1825

123784  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123784)

 unaccepted (synonym according to Downey in Clark & Downey (1992))
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Say, T. (1825). On the species of the Linnaean genus Asterias inhabiting the coast of the U.S. Journal of the Academy of natural sciences of Philadelphia. 5, 141-154., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24657187
page(s): 142 [details]   
Homonymy A junior homonym of A. spinosa Pennant, 1777  
Homonymy A junior homonym of A. spinosa Pennant, 1777 [details]

Status THIS NAME IS NOT A PROPER SPECIES. It might be deleted since this record exists as a re-direct for Asterias spinosa which...  
Status THIS NAME IS NOT A PROPER SPECIES. It might be deleted since this record exists as a re-direct for Asterias spinosa which is a synonym of Asterias rubens according to Clark &n Downey 1992 [details]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Asterias spinosa Say, 1825. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123784 on 2018-07-23
Date
action
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2009-01-04 23:59:34Z
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original description Say, T. (1825). On the species of the Linnaean genus Asterias inhabiting the coast of the U.S. Journal of the Academy of natural sciences of Philadelphia. 5, 141-154., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24657187
page(s): 142 [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]   
From editor or global species database
Homonymy A junior homonym of A. spinosa Pennant, 1777 [details]

Status THIS NAME IS NOT A PROPER SPECIES. It might be deleted since this record exists as a re-direct for Asterias spinosa which is a synonym of Asterias rubens according to Clark &n Downey 1992 [details]