WoRMS taxon details

Plutonaster bifrons (Wyville Thomson, 1873)

123904  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123904)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Archaster bifrons Wyville Thomson, 1873) Wyville Thomson C. (1873). The depths of the sea. <i>London, Macmillan pp. 527</i>: , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55137#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 122-123, figs 17, 74 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2019). World Asteroidea Database. Plutonaster bifrons (Wyville Thomson, 1873). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123904 on 2019-07-18
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2009-01-17 05:18:03Z
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original description  (of Archaster bifrons Wyville Thomson, 1873) Wyville Thomson C. (1873). The depths of the sea. <i>London, Macmillan pp. 527</i>: , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55137#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 122-123, figs 17, 74 [details]   

original description  (of Plutonaster proteus H.L. Clark, 1923) Clark, H.L. (1923). The Echinoderm fauna of South Africa. <em>Annals of the South African Museum.</em> 13(7): 221-435, 23 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1541222#page/263/mode/1up
page(s): 242 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Dilman A.B. (2014). Deep-sea fauna of European seas: An annotated species check-list of benthic invertebrates living deeper than 2000 m in the seas bordering Europe. Asteroidea. <i>Invertebrate Zoology</i>. Vol.11. No.1: 25–42 [in English]. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i>. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Clark, A.M.; Downey, M.E. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. <i>Chapman & Hall Identification Guides</i>, 3. Chapman & Hall. London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Clark, A.M. (1989). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 1: Paxillosida and Notomyotida, <B><I>in</I></B>: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1989). <i> Echinoderm Studies,</i> 3: pp. 225-347 (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Unknown type (of Plutonaster proteus H.L. Clark, 1923), geounit Cape Point [details]