WoRMS taxon details

Mithrodia Gray, 1840

178199  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178199)

accepted
Genus
Heresaster Michelin, 1844 (A synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Mithrodia bradleyi Verrill, 1867
Species Mithrodia clavigera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Mithrodia fisheri Holly, 1932

Species Mithrodia bailleui Perrier (MS) in Engel, John & Cherbonnier, 1948 (nomen nudum, Nomen nudum according to Engel et al. (1948))

Species Mithrodia echinulatus (Müller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Mithrodia clavigera (Lamarck, 1816) (synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Mithrodia enriquecasoi Caso, 1976 accepted as Mithrodia bradleyi Verrill, 1867 (synonym according to A.M. Clark (1993))
Species Mithrodia gigas Mortensen, 1935 accepted as Thromidia gigas (Mortensen, 1935)
Species Mithrodia spinulosa Gray, 1840 accepted as Mithrodia clavigera (Lamarck, 1816) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Mithrodia victoriae Bell, 1882 accepted as Mithrodia clavigera (Lamarck, 1816) (Synonym according to Pope & Rowe (1977))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (<i>Asterias</i>, Linnaeus). <em>Annals of the Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 287 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Mithrodia Gray, 1840. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178199 on 2018-11-21
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original description Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (<i>Asterias</i>, Linnaeus). <em>Annals of the Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 287 [details]   

original description  (ofHeresaster Michelin, 1844) Michelin, H. (1844). Description de quatre Echinides et Stellérides nouvelles, ex-traite d'un catalogue raisonné des Zoophytes , Echinides et Stellérides recueillis par MM. J. Desjardins et Mathieu , à Vile de France (aujourd'hui île Maurice). <em>Revue Zoologique par la Societe Cuvierienne.</em> 7: 173., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19478#page/181/mode/1up
page(s): 173 [details]   

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

additional source Clark, A.M.; Downey, M.E. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. <i>Chapman & Hall Identification Guides</i>, 3. Chapman & Hall. London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Pope, E.C. & F.W.E. Rowe. (1977). A new genus and two new species in the family Mithrodiidae (Echindoermata: Asteroidea) with comments on the status of species of Mithrodia Gray, 1840. Australian Zoology 19(2): 201-216. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Classification In family Echinasteridae in Ludwig (1899). [details]