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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1877 
AphiaID: 123935

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 editorPaxillosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster Wyville Thomson, 1877
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster Wyville Thomson, 1877
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbatrossaster richardi Koehler, 1909 (synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbatrossaster semimarginalis Ludwig, 1907 (synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbatrossia semimarginalis Ludwig, 1905 (synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulaster dubius Koehler, 1909 (synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulaster pedunculatus Perrier, 1882 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1921))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulaster sladeni Perrier, 1885 (synonym according to Lieberkind (1935))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster caeruleus Sladen, 1883 (unjustified spelling emendment)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster caulifer Sladen, 1883 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster coeruleus Lieberkind, 1935 (unjustified spelling emendment)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster eremicus Sladen, 1889 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1921))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster fragilis Döderlein, 1921 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster granulosus Perrier, 1885 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster inermis Perrier, 1885 (Synonym according to Lieberkind (1935))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster irregularis Lieberkind, 1932 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster pedunculatus (Perrier, 1882) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1921))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster sladeni (Perrier, 1882) (Synonym according to Lieberkind (1935))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster tuberosus Sladen, 1883 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
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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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
South Africa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
From other sources
Bay of Biscay
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBay of Biscay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Davis Strait
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDavis Strait [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Iceland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIceland [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanary Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNewfoundland Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth American Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRockall Trough [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest European Basin [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Basin [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIberian Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Africa Coast [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Cosmopolitan (World Oceans) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Syntypes in Natural History Museum, London (England) 1890.5.7.118 (3 specimens), 1890.5.7.119 (2 specimens) and 1890.5.7.120 (13 specimens). Type locality: south east of New York, USA (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123935
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2009-02-01 01:36:32Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1877. 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=123935 on 2014-09-22
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