WoRMS taxon details

Pteraster militaris (O.F. Müller, 1776)

124147  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124147)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofAsterias militaris O.F. Müller, 1776) Müller, O. F. (1776). Zoologiae Danicae prodromus: seu Animalium Daniae et Norvegiae indigenarum characteres, nomina, et synonyma imprimis popularium. <em>Hafniae, Typiis Hallageriis.</em> 1-274., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47550
page(s): 234 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Distribution Arctic to Cape Cod  
Distribution Arctic to Cape Cod [details]

Distribution Northern North Sea, in more than 100 m depth; one coastal record from Ross-shire (36m) may be a mistaken identification  
Distribution Northern North Sea, in more than 100 m depth; one coastal record from Ross-shire (36m) may be a mistaken identification [details]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Pteraster militaris (O.F. Müller, 1776). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=124147 on 2018-11-19
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2009-01-20 18:13:59Z
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original description  (ofAsterias militaris O.F. Müller, 1776) Müller, O. F. (1776). Zoologiae Danicae prodromus: seu Animalium Daniae et Norvegiae indigenarum characteres, nomina, et synonyma imprimis popularium. <em>Hafniae, Typiis Hallageriis.</em> 1-274., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47550
page(s): 234 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofPteraster aporus Ludwig, 1886) Ludwig, H. (1886). Echinodermen des Beringsmeeres. <em>Zoologischer Anzeiger.</em> bd 1 (1886): 275-296., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9959921#page/283/mode/1up
page(s): 293 [details]   

original description  (ofPterasterides aporus (Ludwig, 1886)) Ludwig, H. (1886). Echinodermen des Beringsmeeres. <em>Zoologischer Anzeiger.</em> bd 1 (1886): 275-296., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9959921#page/283/mode/1up
page(s): 293 [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 Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Gosner, 1977 [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 68: p. [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 Southward, E.C.; Campbell, A.C. (2006). [Echinoderms: keys and notes for the identification of British species]. <i>Synopses of the British fauna (new series)</i>, 56. Field Studies Council: Shrewsbury, UK. ISBN 1-85153-269-2. 272 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Pawson, D. L., D. J. Vance, C. G. Messing, F. A. Solis-Marin & C. L. Mah. (2009). Echinodermata of the Gulf of Mexico. <em>Pp. 1177–1204 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota.</em> Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College S. [details]   

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. <em>Northeastern Naturalist.</em> 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. <em>Vieweg: Braunschweig.</em> xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 128 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Breeding Brood young under membrane [details]

Distribution Arctic to Cape Cod [details]

Distribution Northern North Sea, in more than 100 m depth; one coastal record from Ross-shire (36m) may be a mistaken identification [details]

Habitat circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
 

LanguageName 
Swedish spetsig knubbsjöstjärna  [details]