WoRMS taxon details

Echinaster (Othilia) spinulosus Verrill, 1869

178754  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178754)

accepted
Species
Echinaster (Othilia) modestus Perrier, 1881 (Synonymy according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992).)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Verrill, A. E. (1869). On New and imperfectly known Echinoderms and Corals. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory. 12: 381-391., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9494023#page/389/mode/1up
page(s): 386 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Echinaster (Othilia) spinulosus Verrill, 1869. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178754 on 2018-06-22
Date
action
by
2005-08-05 07:22:50Z
created
Aracina, Claudia
2008-10-26 05:06:00Z
changed

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original description Verrill, A. E. (1869). On New and imperfectly known Echinoderms and Corals. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory. 12: 381-391., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9494023#page/389/mode/1up
page(s): 386 [details]   

original description  (ofVerrillaster spinulosus (Verrill, 1869)) Verrill, A. E. (1869). On New and imperfectly known Echinoderms and Corals. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory. 12: 381-391., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9494023#page/389/mode/1up
page(s): 386 [details]   

original description  (ofEchinaster (Othilia) modestus Perrier, 1881) Perrier, E. (1881). Report on the Results of dredging in the Gulf of Mexico and in the Caribbean Sea, 1877-79, by the United States Coastal Survey Steamer Blake. 14. Description sommaire des espèces nouvelles d'Astéries. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology. 9: 1-31., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6353244#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 7 [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]   

new combination reference  (ofVerrillaster spinulosus (Verrill, 1869)) Downey, M.E. (1973). Starfishes from the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. 126: 1-158., available online at https://repository.si.edu/handle/10088/5506
page(s): 89 [details]   
 
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