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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster endeca (Linnaeus, 1771) 
AphiaID: 124160

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 editorValvatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster Forbes, 1839
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias alboverrucosa Brandt, 1835 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias aspera O.F. Müller, 1776 (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias endeca Linnaeus, 1771 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rumphii Parelius, 1768 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster endeca decemradiata Sladen, 1889 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster galaxides Verrill, 1909 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster intermedius Sluiter, 1895 (synonym according to (Engel, 1935))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellonia endeca L. Agassiz, 1836
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 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornegenvoeter  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpurple sun star  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgelber Sonnenstern  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorglattsolstjerne  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorglattsolstjerne  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgul solsjöstjärna  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster endeca decemradiata Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster endeca (Linnaeus, 1771)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster endeca pacificus Djakonov, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster pacificus Djakonov, 1938
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
Barents Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpitsbergen [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNova Scotia [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaguenay Fjord [details]
Davis Strait
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDavis Strait [details]
English Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEnglish Channel [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorManicouagan [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [details]
Hudson Strait
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHudson Strait [details]
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Sea [details]
Kara Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKara Sea [details]
Kattegat
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKattegat [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited States part of the North Atlantic Ocean [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of Ireland [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorway [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTrondheim [details]
Sweden
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSweden [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Cod [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCircumboreal [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 18 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 21 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreenlandic Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links 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 (10 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (290 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (9 nucleotides; 8 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBreeding Direct development. March-April [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic to Cape Cod [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution 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]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Solaster endeca
Solaster endeca

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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124160
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-01-24 09:19:09Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Solaster endeca (Linnaeus, 1771). 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=124160 on 2014-10-21
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