WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) planus Verrill, 1915

178239  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178239)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster gracilis Verrill, 1915 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Verrill, A. E. (1915). Report on the starfishes of the West Indies, Florida, and Brazil, including those obtained by the Bahama expedition from the University of Iowa in 1893. Bulletins form the Laboratories of Natural History. 7(1):1-232, 29 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44814#page/13/mode/1up
page(s): 133 [details]   
Mah, C. (2009). Cheiraster (Cheiraster) planus Verrill, 1915. 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=178239 on 2017-12-18

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original description Verrill, A. E. (1915). Report on the starfishes of the West Indies, Florida, and Brazil, including those obtained by the Bahama expedition from the University of Iowa in 1893. Bulletins form the Laboratories of Natural History. 7(1):1-232, 29 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44814#page/13/mode/1up
page(s): 133 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster gracilis Verrill, 1915) Verrill, A. E. (1915). Report on the starfishes of the West Indies, Florida, and Brazil, including those obtained by the Bahama expedition from the University of Iowa in 1893. Bulletins form the Laboratories of Natural History. 7(1):1-232, 29 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44814#page/13/mode/1up
page(s): 145 [details]   

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 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]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
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