WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterina phylactica Emson & Crump, 1979

123990  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123990)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Emson, R.G. and Crump, R.H. (1979). Description of a new species of Asterina (Asteroidea), with an account of its ecology. Journal of the Marine Biology Association of the United Kingdom 59: 77-94, 1 pl. 8 figs. [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Occurs in large, deep, high-level rock pools...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Occurs in large, deep, high-level rock pools on fairly exposed shores; less common in lower pools and sublittoral. Recorded from a few sites in southwest England, south Wales, southwest Ireland, Strangford Lough and the Isle of Man. [details]
Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2010). Asterina phylactica. 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=123990 on 2017-12-11

Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-12-10 02:34:30Z
changed
2010-02-23 20:06:18Z
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original description Emson, R.G. and Crump, R.H. (1979). Description of a new species of Asterina (Asteroidea), with an account of its ecology. Journal of the Marine Biology Association of the United Kingdom 59: 77-94, 1 pl. 8 figs. [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 Southward, E.C.; Campbell, A.C. (2006). [Echinoderms: keys and notes for the identification of British species]. Synopses of the British fauna (new series), 56. Field Studies Council: Shrewsbury, UK. ISBN 1-85153-269-2. 272 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] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority Emson & Crump, 1978 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBreeding Simultaneous hermaphrodite. Eggs are laid in masses and are brooded for three weeks under the humped body. May-June. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Occurs in large, deep, high-level rock pools on fairly exposed shores; less common in lower pools and sublittoral. Recorded from a few sites in southwest England, south Wales, southwest Ireland, Strangford Lough and the Isle of Man. [details]