WoRMS taxon details

Archasteridae Viguier, 1879

152514  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:152514)

accepted
Family
Genus Archaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
  » Species Archaster angulatus Müller & Troschel, 1842
  » Species Archaster lorioli Sukarno & Jangoux, 1977
  » Species Archaster typicus Müller & Troschel, 1840
  » Species Archaster agassizi Verrill, 1880 accepted as Plutonaster agassizi (Verrill, 1880)
  » Species Archaster americanus Verrill, 1880 accepted as Astropecten americanus (Verrill, 1880)
  » Species Archaster andromeda (Müller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Psilaster andromeda (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
  » Species Archaster arcticus (M. Sars, 1851) accepted as Leptychaster arcticus (M. Sars, 1851)
  » Species Archaster bairdi Verrill, 1882 accepted as Mediaster bairdi (Verrill, 1882) (synonym)
  » Species Archaster bifrons Wyville Thomson, 1873 accepted as Plutonaster bifrons (Wyville Thomson, 1873) (synonym)
  » Species Archaster christi (Düben & Koren in Düben, 1844) accepted as Psilaster andromeda (Müller & Troschel, 1842) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
  » Species Archaster coronatus Perrier, 1884 accepted as Cheiraster (Christopheraster) mirabilis (Perrier, 1881) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981))
  » Species Archaster dawsoni Verrill, 1880 accepted as Cheiraster (Luidiaster) dawsoni (Verrill, 1880)
  » Species Archaster echinulatus Perrier, 1875 accepted as Cheiraster (Barbadosaster) echinulatus (Perrier, 1875) (synonym)
  » Species Archaster efflorescens Perrier, 1884 accepted as Plutonaster efflorescens (Perrier, 1884)
  » Species Archaster excavatus Wyville Thomson, 1878 accepted as Leptychaster kerguelenensis E. A. Smith, 1876 (Synonym according to Smith (1879))
  » Species Archaster florae Verrill, 1878 accepted as Psilaster florae (Verrill, 1878)
  » Species Archaster formosus Verrill, 1884 accepted as Paragonaster subtilis (Perrier, 1881) (Synonym according to Downey (1973).)
  » Species Archaster grandis Verrill, 1884 accepted as Dytaster grandis (Verrill, 1884) (synonym)
  » Species Archaster hesperus Müller & Troschel, 1840 accepted as Craspidaster hesperus (Muller & Troschel, 1840)
  » Species Archaster insignis H.L. Clark, 1938 accepted as Dytaster insignis (Perrier, 1884)
  » Species Archaster laevis H.L. Clark, 1938 accepted as Archaster angulatus Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Sukarno & Jangoux (1977))
  » Species Archaster longobrachialis Danielssen & Koren, 1877 accepted as Pseudarchaster parelii (Düben & Koren, 1846)
  » Species Archaster lucifer Valenciennes in Perrier, 1875 accepted as Iconaster longimanus (Möbius, 1859) (NOMEN NUDUM, only an MS name.)
  » Species Archaster magnificus Bell, 1881 accepted as Tethyaster magnificus (Bell, 1881)
  » Species Archaster mauritianus von Martens, 1866 accepted as Archaster angulatus Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Perrier (1875))
  » Species Archaster mirabilis Perrier, 1881 accepted as Cheiraster (Christopheraster) mirabilis (Perrier, 1881) (synonym)
  » Species Archaster nicobaricus Behn in Möbius, 1859 accepted as Archaster typicus Müller & Troschel, 1840 (Synonym according to Perrier (1875))
  » Species Archaster parelii (Düben & Koren, 1846) accepted as Pseudarchaster parelii (Düben & Koren, 1846)
  » Species Archaster pulcher Perrier, 1881 accepted as Persephonaster pulcher (Perrier, 1881) (original combination)
  » Species Archaster robustus Verrill, 1884 accepted as Bathybiaster vexillifer (Wyville Thomson, 1873) (Synonym according to Koehler (1909))
  » Species Archaster sepitus Verrill, 1885 accepted as Cheiraster (Cheiraster) sepitus (Verrill, 1885) (synonym)
  » Species Archaster simplex Perrier, 1881 accepted as Benthopecten simplex (Perrier, 1881) (synonym)
  » Species Archaster subinermis (Philippi, 1837) accepted as Tethyaster subinermis (Philippi, 1837)
  » Species Archaster tenuis Bell, 1894 accepted as Astropecten tenuis (Bell, 1894)
  » Species Archaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846) accepted as Pontaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846)
  » Species Archaster vexillifer Wyville Thomson, 1873 accepted as Astropecten vexillifer (Wyville Thomson, 1873)

Genus Astropus Gray, 1840 accepted as Archaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Subfamily Benthopectininae Verrill, 1894 accepted as Benthopectinidae Verrill, 1899 (syonym)
Subfamily Pararchasterinae Sladen, 1889 accepted as Benthopectinidae Verrill, 1899 (Synonym)
Subfamily Pseudarchasterinae Sladen, 1889 accepted as Pseudarchasteridae Sladen, 1889
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Viguier, C. (1879). Anatomie comparee du squelette des Stellerides. Archives de Zoologie Experimentale et generale. 7: 33-250., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/28372#page/89/mode/1up
page(s): 235 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Archasteridae Viguier, 1879. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=152514 on 2018-05-25
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original description Viguier, C. (1879). Anatomie comparee du squelette des Stellerides. Archives de Zoologie Experimentale et generale. 7: 33-250., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/28372#page/89/mode/1up
page(s): 235 [details]   

basis of record Clark, A.M. (1993). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 2: Valvatida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1993). Echinoderm Studies, 4: pp. 187-366 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Sukarno and M. Jangoux. (1977). Révision du genre Archaster Müller et Troschel (Echinodermata, Asteroidea: Archasteridae). Revue Zoologique Africaine (Bruxelles) 91: 817–844. [details]   
 



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