WoRMS banner
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) blakei A.M. Clark, 1981 
AphiaID: 178245

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotomyotida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopectinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) blakei (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) A.M. Clark, 1981
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Christopheraster) blakei A.M. Clark, 1981
Sources  original description Clark, A.M. (1981). Notes on Atlantic and other Asteroidea. 1. Family Benthopectinidae. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zoology) 41: 91-135., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2365197
page(s): 113 [details]

[show all]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Bahamas
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBahamas [details]
Belize
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelize [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Honduras
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHonduras [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorYucatan [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Frio [details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFlorida [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGuyana Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGuyanas [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection (23 records) 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection (Holotype USNM 23426) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178245
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-29 11:05:05Z  created  Braeckman, Ulrike
2009-01-19 15:30:12Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: Mah, C. (2009). Cheiraster (Christopheraster) blakei. 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=178245 on 2017-06-24
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License