WoRMS taxon details

Linckia Nardo, 1834

178186  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178186)

accepted
Genus
Linckia typus Nardo, 1834 accepted as Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) (type by original designation)
Calliophidiaster Tommasi, 1970 (Synonym according to Clark & Downey (1992))
Species Linckia bouvieri Perrier, 1875
Species Linckia columbiae Gray, 1840
Species Linckia gracilis Liao, 1985
Species Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840
Species Linckia kuhli von Martens, 1866
Species Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Linckia multifora (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Linckia nodosa Perrier, 1875
Species Linckia tyloplax H.L. Clark, 1914

Species Linckia franciscus Nardo, 1834 accepted as Ophidiaster L. Agassiz, 1836 (nomen dubium)

Subgenus Linckia (Acalia) Gray accepted as Acalia Gray, 1840
  » Species Linckia (Acalia) erythraea Gray, 1840 (nomen nudum)
  » Species Linckia (Acalia) intermedia Gray, 1840 (nomen nudum)
  » Species Linckia (Acalia) pulchella Gray, 1840 (nomen nudum)
Subgenus Linckia (Phataria) Gray, 1840 accepted as Phataria Gray, 1840 (Raised to genus by Sladen (1889))
Species Linckia aegyptiaca von Martens, 1866 accepted as Gomophia egyptiaca Gray, 1840 (lapsus for egyptiaca)
Species Linckia bifascialis Gray, 1840 accepted as Linckia (Phataria) bifascialis Gray, 1840 (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Linckia browni Gray, 1840 accepted as Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Linckia bullisi Moore, 1960 accepted as Linckia nodosa Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to Downey (1973).)
Species Linckia costae Russo, 1893 accepted as Linckia multifora (Lamarck, 1816) (Probable synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Linckia crassa Gray, 1840 accepted as Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Linckia cylindrica von Martens, 1866 accepted as Dactylosaster cylindricus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Linckia desjardinsi (Michelin, 1844) accepted as Gomophia egyptiaca Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Linckia diplax (Müller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840 (Synonym)
Species Linckia dubiosa Koehler, 1910 accepted as Tamaria dubiosa (Koehler, 1910)
Species Linckia ehrenbergii (Müller & Troschel) accepted as Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840 (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Linckia erythraea Gray, 1840 accepted as Linckia (Acalia) erythraea Gray, 1840
Species Linckia formosa Mortensen, 1933 accepted as Linckia bouvieri Perrier, 1875 (Synonym)
Species Linckia hemprichi von Martens, 1866 accepted as Ophidiaster hemprichi Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Linckia hondurae Domantay & Roxas, 1938 accepted as Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Linckia intermedia Gray, 1840 accepted as Linckia (Acalia) intermedia Gray, 1840
Species Linckia leachi Gray, 1840 accepted as Linckia multifora (Lamarck, 1816) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Linckia leviuscula Stimpson, 1857 accepted as Henricia leviuscula (Stimpson, 1857)
Species Linckia marmorata Martens in von der Decken, 1869 accepted as Tamaria marmorata (Michelin, 1844)
Species Linckia megaloplax Bell, 1884 accepted as Tamaria megaloplax (Bell, 1884)
Species Linckia miliaris (Muller & Troschel, 1840) accepted as Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym)
Species Linckia milleporella von Martens, 1866 accepted as Fromia monilis (Perrier, 1869) (Synonym)
Species Linckia nicobarica Lutken, 1871 accepted as Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840 (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Linckia ornithopus (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840 (synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Linckia pacifica Gray, 1840 accepted as Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Species Linckia pauciforis von Martens, 1866 accepted as Nardoa tuberculata Gray, 1840
Species Linckia pertusa (O.F. Müller, 1776) accepted as Henricia sanguinolenta (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Linckia pistoria (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Fromia milleporella (Lamarck, 1816) (synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Linckia pulchella Gray, 1840 accepted as Linckia (Acalia) pulchella Gray, 1840
Species Linckia pusilla von Martens, 1866 accepted as Tamaria pusilla (Müller & Troschel, 1844)
Species Linckia pustulata von Martens, 1866 accepted as Ophidiaster hemprichi Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1926))
Species Linckia rosea (O.F. Müller, 1776) accepted as Stichastrella rosea (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Linckia rosenbergi von Martens, 1866 accepted as Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym according to Engel (1942))
Species Linckia semiregularis (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Certonardoa semiregularis (Muller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Linckia semiseriata von Martens, 1866 accepted as Plenardoa semiseriata (von Martens, 1866)
Species Linckia subulata (Gray, 1840) accepted as Metrodira subulata Gray, 1840
Species Linckia suturalis von Martens, 1866 accepted as Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym)
Species Linckia tuberculata Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Nardoa tuberculata Gray, 1840
Species Linckia typus Nardo, 1834 accepted as Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Linckia typus Gray, 1840 accepted as Linckia multifora (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Linckia unifascialis Gray, 1840 accepted as Phataria unifascialis (Gray, 1840)
Species Linckia variolata (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Nardoa variolata (Bruzelius, 1805)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Nardo, J.D. (1834). De Asteriis. Isis von Oken. 1834: 716-717., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/87984#page/388/mode/1up
page(s): 717 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Linckia Nardo, 1834. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178186 on 2018-05-22
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original description Nardo, J.D. (1834). De Asteriis. Isis von Oken. 1834: 716-717., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/87984#page/388/mode/1up
page(s): 717 [details]   

original description  (ofCalliophidiaster Tommasi, 1970) Tommasi, L.R. (1970). Lista dos Asteroides recentes do Brasil. Contribuicoes avulsas do Instituto Oceanografico, Universidade de Sao Paulo, ser. Oceanografico Biologica. 18: 1-61.
page(s): 9 [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]   
From other sources
Remark In family Linckiidae in Ludwig (1899) and Clark (1954). [details]
 



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