WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster grandis grandis (Verrill, 1884)

125201  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125201)

accepted
Subspecies
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster madreporifer Sladen, 1889 (synonym according to Verrill (1894), John (1950) and Sibuet (1975))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2009). Dytaster grandis grandis (Verrill, 1884). In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125201 on 2018-01-21

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2009-02-01 01:36:32Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster madreporifer 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
page(s): 70 [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 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 Pawson, D. L., D. J. Vance, C. G. Messing, F. A. Solis-Marin & C. L. Mah. (2009). Echinodermata of the Gulf of Mexico. Pp. 1177–1204 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College S. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster madreporifer Sladen, 1889) Clark, A.M. (1989). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 1: Paxillosida and Notomyotida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1989). Echinoderm Studies, 3: pp. 225-347 (look up in IMIS[details]   

context source (Deepsea) Natural History Museum, London (NHM): Collections Management Database System.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValidity A synonym of Dytaster insignis (Perrier, 1884) according to Downey (1973) but still treatd as valid by Sibuet (1975) and by Downey (pers. comm. to A.M. Clark). [details]