WoRMS taxon details

Ophidiaster ophidianus (Lamarck, 1816)

124101  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124101)

Ophidiaster aurantius Gray, 1840 (synonym according to Muller and Troschel (1842))
Ophidiaster canariensis Greeff, 1872 (Synonym according to Ludwig (1897))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Ophidiaster ophidianus (Lamarck, 1816). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=124101 on 2018-12-13
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2007-06-08 22:54:21Z
2008-12-25 15:21:38Z

Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

original description  (ofAsterias ophidiana Lamarck, 1816) Lamarck, J.B.P.A. de. (1816). Asterie. <em>Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertebres.</em> 2: 547-568., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47698#page/557/mode/1up
page(s): 567 [details]   

original description  (ofOphidiaster aurantius Gray, 1840) Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (<i>Asterias</i>, Linnaeus). <em>Annals of the Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 284 [details]   

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]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 


Albanian ylli krahëgjarpëryll deti i purpur  [details]
Catalan estrella porprada  [details]
Italian stella serpente  [details]
Spanish estrella púrpura  [details]