WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis Müller & Troschel, 1840

203861  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:203861)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterope Müller & Troschel, 1840 (A junior primary homonym of Asterope Hubner, 1819 according to Wright in Spencer & Wright (1966))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnasteria Gray, 1840 (synonym according to Muller and Troschel (1842))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1840). Ueber die Gattungen der Asterien. Archiv für Naturgeschichte. 6: 318-326., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31587#page/328/mode/1up
page(s): 322 [details]   
Mah, C. (2008). Asteropsis Müller & Troschel, 1840. 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=203861 on 2017-12-12

Date
action
by
1999-06-17 15:34:58Z
created
2000-09-25 12:31:29Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2008-01-21 08:09:52Z
changed
2008-10-23 03:57:33Z
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original description Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1840). Ueber die Gattungen der Asterien. Archiv für Naturgeschichte. 6: 318-326., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31587#page/328/mode/1up
page(s): 322 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnasteria 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): 278 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterope Müller & Troschel, 1840) Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1840). (untitled). Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Konigl.Preuss.Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1840-42: 100-106., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/41523#page/104/mode/1up
page(s): 104 [details]   

basis of record Clark, A.M. (1993). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 2: Valvatida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1993). Echinoderm Studies, 4: pp. 187-366 (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterope Müller & Troschel, 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]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnasteria Gray, 1840) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnasteria Gray, 1840) Ludwig, H. (1899). Echinodermen des Sansibargebietes. Abhandl. d. Senckenb. naturf. Ges., Bonn, Vol. 21(1): 537 - 563. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnasteria 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]   
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Placed in family Asteropidae in Clark & Rowe (1971).
Type species: Asterias carinifera Lamarck 1816, by monotypy (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]