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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia oculata (Pennant, 1777) 
AphiaID: 123970

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 editorSpinulosacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpinulosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia Gray, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias oculata Pennant, 1777 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrella oculata Forbes, 1841
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrella sarsi Perrier, 1878 (NOMEN NUDUM, undescribed according to Sladen (1889))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia sanguinolenta Nobre, 1930 (Synonym according to Madsen (1987))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLinckia oculata Forbes, 1841
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBloody Henry starfish  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Coast of France [details]
Ireland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIreland [details]
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorShetlands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Portugal
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortugal [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Atlantic Coast [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScotland [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Coast of England [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWales [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of England [details]
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterocheres thorelli (Sars G.O., 1879) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBIOTIC 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (8 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (21 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBreeding Lecithotrophic, probaly planktonic larva. Spring [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution The commonest species of Henricia around the British Isles, occuring from low intertidal to at least 50 m depth, on sotnes, shells, and gravel around western and northern coasts of British Isles [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Henricia oculata from the Isle of Man
Henricia oculata from ...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123970
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-10-26 13:36:06Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Henricia oculata (Pennant, 1777). 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=123970 on 2014-09-30
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