WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinides Verrill, 1914

178675

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178675

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Verrill, A.E. (1914). Monograph of the shallow-water starfishes of the North Pacific coast from the Arctic Ocean to California. Harriman Alaska series: US National Museum 14: 1-408 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/20755223
page(s): 321 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus This genus though to be a synonym of...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus This genus though to be a synonym of Astropecten but now considered to be generically distinct by Downey. [details]
Mah, C. (2008). Astropectinides Verrill, 1914. 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=178675 on 2017-11-17

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2005-08-04 07:50:58Z
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Aracina, Claudia
2008-01-21 08:09:52Z
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original description Verrill, A.E. (1914). Monograph of the shallow-water starfishes of the North Pacific coast from the Arctic Ocean to California. Harriman Alaska series: US National Museum 14: 1-408 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/20755223
page(s): 321 [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]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus This genus though to be a synonym of Astropecten but now considered to be generically distinct by Downey. [details]