WoRMS taxon details

Mithrodia clavigera (Lamarck, 1816)

178200  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178200)

accepted
Species
Echinaster echinulatus (Muller & Troschel, 1842) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Heresaster papillosus Michelin, 1844 (synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Mithrodia echinulatus (Müller & Troschel, 1842) (synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Mithrodia spinulosa Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Mithrodia victoriae Bell, 1882 (Synonym according to Pope & Rowe (1977))
Ophidiaster echinulatus Müller & Troschel, 1842 (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofAsterias clavigera Lamarck, 1816) Lamarck, J.B.P.A. de. (1816). Asterie. Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertebres. 2: 547-568., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47698#page/557/mode/1up
page(s): 562 [details]   
Description Colour in life: pale flesh tone with large brick-red patches, especially proximally, arm tips black (Sloan et al., 1979).  
Description Colour in life: pale flesh tone with large brick-red patches, especially proximally, arm tips black (Sloan et al., 1979).
Also distributed in Maldive area, East Indies, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: bentic, inshore, continental shelf. General distribution: tropical, Indo-Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-80 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Mithrodia clavigera (Lamarck, 1816). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178200 on 2018-06-25
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original description  (ofAsterias clavigera Lamarck, 1816) Lamarck, J.B.P.A. de. (1816). Asterie. Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertebres. 2: 547-568., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47698#page/557/mode/1up
page(s): 562 [details]   

original description  (ofMithrodia spinulosa Gray, 1840) Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 288 [details]   

original description  (ofHeresaster papillosus 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). Revue Zoologique par la Societe Cuvierienne. 7: 173., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19478#page/181/mode/1up
page(s): 173 [details]   

original description  (ofMithrodia victoriae Bell, 1882) Bell, F.J. (1882). 4. Descriptions of new or rare species of Asteroidea in the collection of the British Museum. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1882: 121-124., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28678447#page/165/mode/1up
page(s): 123 [details]   

original description  (ofOphidiaster echinulatus Müller & Troschel, 1842) Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. Vieweg: Braunschweig. xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 32 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record 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 Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [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]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofAsterias clavigera Lamarck, 1816) Australian Faunal Directory, available online at http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversity/abrs/online-resources/fauna/index.html [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofMithrodia victoriae Bell, 1882) 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]   

basis of record  (ofMithrodia spinulosa Gray, 1840) Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Colour in life: pale flesh tone with large brick-red patches, especially proximally, arm tips black (Sloan et al., 1979).
Also distributed in Maldive area, East Indies, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: bentic, inshore, continental shelf. General distribution: tropical, Indo-Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-80 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Remark Type data: status undetermined in Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (France). Type locality: unknown (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
 

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Japanese フトトゲヒトデ  [details]