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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) sepositus (Retzius, 1783) 
AphiaID: 125161

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 editorSpinulosacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpinulosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) Müller & Troschel, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rosacea Vérany, 1846 (Synonym according to Ludwig (1897))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Olivi, 1792 (Synonym according to Ludwig (1897))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias sagena Retzius, 1805 (synonym according to Torotnese & Madsen (1979))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias seposita Retzius, 1783 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrella oculata Russo, 1893 (Synonym according to Ludwig (1897))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrella seposita Dujardin & Hupé, 1862
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sagenus (Retzius, 1805) (Synonym as restricted by Tortonese & Madsen (1979))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sanguinolentus Muller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Ludwig (1897))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster sepositus (Retzius, 1783)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopia seposita (Lamarck, 1816)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellonia seposita Nardo, 1834
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 
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorestrella vermella  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editororanjerode zeester  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorred starfish  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorétoile de mer rouge  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorroter Seestern  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstella rossa  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorestrella espinosa  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) sepositus madseni A.M. Clark & Tortonese, 1986
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Echinaster) sepositus sepositus (Retzius, 1783)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Cape Verde
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verde [details]
Ireland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIreland [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Exclusive Economic Zone [Mediterranean part] [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth England [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Exclusive Economic Zone [Atlantic part] [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBreeding Large red eggs. Summer [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Not known at the present from the British Isles but may be expected to arrive in southern England and Ireland. Subllittoral among algae or Zostera [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Echinaster sepositus
Echinaster sepositus

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show all]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125161
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2009-01-22 02:48:17Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Echinaster (Echinaster) sepositus (Retzius, 1783). 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=125161 on 2014-10-31
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