WoRMS taxon details

Stellaster Gray, 1840

204577  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204577)

accepted
Genus
Species Stellaster childreni Gray, 1840
Species Stellaster convexus Jangoux, 1981
Species Stellaster inspinosus H.L. Clark, 1916
Species Stellaster princeps Sladen, 1889
Species Stellaster squamulosus (Studer, 1884)
Species Stellaster tuberculosus (Martens, 1865)

Species Stellaster granulosus (Perrier, 1876) (nomen nudum)

Species Stellaster bandana Döderlein, 1935 accepted as Stellaster equestris (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Stellaster childreni Gray, 1840
Species Stellaster belcheri Gray, 1847 accepted as Stellaster equestris (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Stellaster childreni Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1935))
Species Stellaster crassa Döderlein, 1935 accepted as Stellaster equestris (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Stellaster childreni Gray, 1840
Species Stellaster elongata Döderlein, 1935 accepted as Stellaster equestris (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Stellaster childreni Gray, 1840
Species Stellaster equestris (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Stellaster childreni Gray, 1840
Species Stellaster gibbosus Döderlein, 1916 accepted as Stellaster inspinosus H.L. Clark, 1916 (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1946))
Species Stellaster gracilis Möbius, 1859 accepted as Stellaster equestris (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Stellaster childreni Gray, 1840 (Synonym or forma according to Doderlein (1935))
Species Stellaster incei Gray, 1847 accepted as Goniaster incei (Gray, 1847) accepted as Stellaster equestris (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Stellaster childreni Gray, 1840
Species Stellaster indica Döderlein, 1935 accepted as Stellaster equestris (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Stellaster childreni Gray, 1840
Species Stellaster latior Döderlein, 1935 accepted as Stellaster equestris (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Stellaster childreni Gray, 1840
Species Stellaster megaloprepes H.L. Clark, 1914 accepted as Stellaster princeps Sladen, 1889 (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1938))
Species Stellaster semoni Döderlein, 1935 accepted as Stellaster equestris (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Stellaster childreni Gray, 1840
Species Stellaster septemtrionalis Oguro in Imaoka, Irimura, Okutani, Oguro, Oji & Kanazawa, 1991 accepted as Ogmaster capella (Müller & Troschel, 1842) (A synonym according to Clark & Liao (1995))
Species Stellaster sulcatus Möbius, 1859 accepted as Craspidaster hesperus (Muller & Troschel, 1840) (synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Species Stellaster tenuispina Döderlein, 1935 accepted as Stellaster equestris (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Stellaster childreni Gray, 1840
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
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): 277 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Stellaster Gray, 1840. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204577 on 2018-06-21
Date
action
by
1999-06-17 15:34:58Z
created
2000-09-26 07:19:20Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2007-12-17 23:27:22Z
changed
2007-12-20 06:34:18Z
changed
2008-12-17 01:25:53Z
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original description 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): 277 [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
 

From other sources
Remark Type species: Stellaster childreni Gray, 1840 (=Asterias equestris Retzius, 1805) by monotypy (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]