WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToraster A.M. Clark, 1952

178145  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178145)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrogonium tuberculatum Gray, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToraster tuberculatus (Gray, 1847) (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Clark, A.M. (1952). On some echinoderms from the British Museum. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa. 33(2): 193-221.
page(s): 205 [details]   
Mah, C. (2017). Toraster A.M. Clark, 1952. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178145 on 2017-12-18

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2005-07-28 06:51:10Z
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2008-01-26 04:29:56Z
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2008-12-16 03:48:43Z
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original description Clark, A.M. (1952). On some echinoderms from the British Museum. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa. 33(2): 193-221.
page(s): 205 [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 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 Mah, C. (2007). Systematics, phylogeny and historical biogeography of the Pentagonaster clade (Asteroidea: Valvatida: Goniasteridae. Invertebrate Systematics. 21: 311-339., available online at https://doi.org/10.1071/IS06049 [details]   
 
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