WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPersephonaster sphenoplax (Bell, 1892)

123900  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123900)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPersephonaster humilis (Koehler, 1907) ("likely synonym" according to Clark and Downey (1992: 66))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten sphenoplax Bell, 1892) Bell, F.J. (1892). On the echinoderms collected by the S.S. "Fingal" in 1890, and by the S.S. "Harlequin" in 1891, off the west coast of Ireland. Scientific Proceedings of the Royal Dublin Society. 7 (1891-2): 520-529, 3 platesw., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96137#page/546/mode/1up
page(s): 522 [details]   
Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2009). Persephonaster sphenoplax (Bell, 1892). 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=123900 on 2017-12-17

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten sphenoplax Bell, 1892) Bell, F.J. (1892). On the echinoderms collected by the S.S. "Fingal" in 1890, and by the S.S. "Harlequin" in 1891, off the west coast of Ireland. Scientific Proceedings of the Royal Dublin Society. 7 (1891-2): 520-529, 3 platesw., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96137#page/546/mode/1up
page(s): 522 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilasteropsis humilis Koehler, 1907) Koehler, R. (1907). Note preliminaire sur quelques Asteries et Ophiures provenant des campagnes de la Princesse Alice. Bulletin de l’Institut Oceanographique. 99, 1-47.
page(s): 28 [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 Clark, A.M.; Downey, M.E. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. Chapman & Hall Identification Guides, 3. Chapman & Hall. London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[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] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten sphenoplax Bell, 1892) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten sphenoplax Bell, 1892) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilasteropsis humilis Koehler, 1907) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilasteropsis humilis Koehler, 1907) 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]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
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omnivore [details]
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