WoRMS taxon details

Solaster endeca (Linnaeus, 1771)

124160  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124160)

accepted
Species
Asterias alboverrucosa Brandt, 1835 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Asterias aspera O.F. Müller, 1776 (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Solaster galaxides Verrill, 1909 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Solaster intermedius Sluiter, 1895 (synonym according to (Engel, 1935))

Subspecies Solaster endeca decemradiata Sladen, 1889 accepted as Solaster endeca (Linnaeus, 1771) (synonym)
Subspecies Solaster endeca pacificus Djakonov, 1938 accepted as Solaster pacificus Djakonov, 1938 (Raised to species by Djakonov (1950).)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofAsterias endeca Linnaeus, 1771) Linnaeus C. (1771). Mantissa Plantarum: 143-588. Holmiae. 588 pp. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/209395#page/5/mode/1up [details]   
Distribution Arctic to Cape Cod  
Distribution Arctic to Cape Cod [details]

Distribution In 5 or more than 200 m on various substrates. Northwest coasts, occasional in western Ireland, Irish Sea and Shetland, and...  
Distribution In 5 or more than 200 m on various substrates. Northwest coasts, occasional in western Ireland, Irish Sea and Shetland, and south along the northeast coast as far south as Northumberland [details]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Solaster endeca (Linnaeus, 1771). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=124160 on 2018-09-24
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original description  (ofAsterias alboverrucosa Brandt, 1835) Brandt, J. F. (1835). Prodromus descriptionis Animalium ab H. Mertensio in orbis terrarum circumnavigatione observatorum, Petropooli. Fasc. I: 203-275., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40762#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 271 [details]   

original description  (ofAsterias aspera O.F. Müller, 1776) Müller, O. F. (1776). Zoologiae Danicae prodromus: seu Animalium Daniae et Norvegiae indigenarum characteres, nomina, et synonyma imprimis popularium. Hafniae, Typiis Hallageriis. 1-274., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47550
page(s): 234 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofAsterias endeca Linnaeus, 1771) Linnaeus C. (1771). Mantissa Plantarum: 143-588. Holmiae. 588 pp. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/209395#page/5/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofAsterias rumphii Parelius, 1768) Parelius, J. (1768). Beskrivelse over Nogle Korstrold. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskab Skrifter. 4: 423–428, pl. 14.
page(s): 427 [details]   

original description  (ofSolaster galaxides Verrill, 1909) Verrill, A.E. (1909). Description of new genera and species of starfishes from the North Pacific coast of America. American Journal of Science 28: 59-70., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/124423#page/75/mode/1up
page(s): 59 [details]   

original description  (ofSolaster intermedius Sluiter, 1895) Sluiter, C.P. (1895). Die Asteriden Sammlung des Museums zu Amsterdam. Bijdragen tot de Dierkunde uitgeven door het Genootschap Nature Artis Magistra. 17: 51-64., available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/document/547880
page(s): 62 [details]   

original description  (ofSolaster endeca decemradiata Sladen, 1889) Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology. 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18948 [details]   

original description  (ofStellonia endeca L. Agassiz, 1836) Agassiz, L. (1836). Prodrome d'une Monographie des Radiaires ou Echinodermes. Mémoires de la Société des Sciences naturelles de Neuchâtel. 1, 168-199., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40297#page/180/mode/1up
page(s): 192 [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 Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 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. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [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 Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   

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

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

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Breeding Direct development. March-April [details]

Distribution Arctic to Cape Cod [details]

Distribution In 5 or more than 200 m on various substrates. Northwest coasts, occasional in western Ireland, Irish Sea and Shetland, and south along the northeast coast as far south as Northumberland [details]

Habitat infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch negenvoeter  [details]
English purple sun star  [details]
German gelber Sonnenstern  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål glattsolstjerne  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk glattsolstjerne  [details]
Swedish gul solsjöstjärna  [details]