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Pentaceros Gray, 1840

205813  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205813)

 unaccepted
Genus
Species Pentaceros novaeguineae Koehler, 1910

Species Pentaceros forcipulosus Lutken, 1864 (nomen dubium, doubtful species according to Doderlein (1936))

Species Pentaceros caledonicus Perrier, 1878 (nomen nudum)

Species Pentaceros aculeatus Gray, 1840 accepted as Oreaster reticulatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Pentaceros affinis (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Pentaceraster affinis (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Pentaceros alveolatus Perrier, 1875 accepted as Pentaceraster alveolatus (Perrier, 1875)
Species Pentaceros armatus Gray, 1840 accepted as Nidorellia armata (Gray, 1840)
Species Pentaceros australis (Lutken, 1871) accepted as Pentaceraster regulus (Müller & Troschel, 1842) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Species Pentaceros bedoti Koehler, 1911 accepted as Pentaceraster alveolatus (Perrier, 1875) (synonym according to Doderlein (1916))
Species Pentaceros belli de Loriol, 1885 accepted as Pentaceraster horridus (Gray, 1840)
Species Pentaceros callimorphus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Pentaceraster gracilis (Lütken, 1871) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Species Pentaceros carinatus (Müller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Oreaster clavatus Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Possible synonym according to Doderlein (1936, index))
Species Pentaceros chinensis Gray, 1840 accepted as Pentaceraster chinensis (Gray, 1840)
Species Pentaceros clouei (Perrier, 1869) accepted as Protoreaster nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936, index))
Species Pentaceros cumingi Gray, 1840 accepted as Pentaceraster cumingi (Gray, 1840)
Species Pentaceros decipiens Sladen, 1889 accepted as Pentaceraster decipiens (Bell, 1884)
Species Pentaceros dorsata Perrier, 1875 accepted as Oreaster clavatus Müller & Troschel, 1842 (invalid (see notes below))
Species Pentaceros franklini Gray, 1840 accepted as Protoreaster nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Species Pentaceros gibbus Gray, 1840 accepted as Oreaster reticulatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym according to Muller and Troschel (1842))
Species Pentaceros gracilis (Lutken, 1871) accepted as Pentaceraster gracilis (Lütken, 1871)
Species Pentaceros grandis Gray, 1840 accepted as Oreaster reticulatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym according to Muller and Troschel (1842))
Species Pentaceros granulosus Gray, 1847 accepted as Goniodiscaster seriatus (Muller & Troschel, 1843) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1935))
Species Pentaceros grayi (Bell, 1884) accepted as Pentaceraster multispinus (von Martens, 1866) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Species Pentaceros hawaiiensis Fisher, 1906 accepted as Pentaceraster cumingi (Gray, 1840) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Species Pentaceros hedemanni (Lutken, 1871) accepted as Pentaceraster multispinus (von Martens, 1866) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Species Pentaceros hiulcus Gray, 1840 accepted as Oreaster hiulcus (Gray, 1840) accepted as Protoreaster nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Species Pentaceros horridus Gray, 1840 accepted as Pentaceraster horridus (Gray, 1840)
Species Pentaceros indicus Koehler, 1910 accepted as Poraster superbus (Möbius, 1859)
Species Pentaceros lincki (de Blainville, 1830) accepted as Protoreaster lincki (Blainville, 1830)
Species Pentaceros luetkeni (Bell, 1884) accepted as Pentaceraster regulus (Müller & Troschel, 1842) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Rowe (1971))
Species Pentaceros mammillatus (Audouin, 1826) accepted as Pentaceraster mammillatus (Audouin, 1826)
Species Pentaceros margaritifer Döderlein, 1926 accepted as Pentaceraster regulus (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Pentaceros mertoni Koehler, 1910 accepted as Pentaceraster gracilis (Lütken, 1871)
Species Pentaceros modestus Gray, 1866 accepted as Protoreaster nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Species Pentaceros muelleri (Bell, 1884) accepted as Pentaceraster affinis (Müller & Troschel, 1842) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Rowe (1971))
Species Pentaceros muricatus Gray, 1840 accepted as Protoreaster lincki (Blainville, 1830) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Species Pentaceros nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Protoreaster nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Pentaceros nodulosus Perrier, 1875 accepted as Protoreaster nodulosus (Perrier, 1875)
Species Pentaceros obtusatus (Bory de St. Vincent, 1827) accepted as Pentaster obtusatus (Bory de St. Vincent, 1827)
Species Pentaceros occidentalis (Verrill, 1870) accepted as Pentaceraster cumingi (Gray, 1840)
Species Pentaceros orientalis Sladen, 1889 accepted as Pentaceraster orientalis (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Pentaceraster chinensis (Gray, 1840)
Species Pentaceros productus (Bell, 1884) accepted as Poraster superbus (Möbius, 1859)
Species Pentaceros regulus (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Pentaceraster regulus (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Pentaceros reinhartdi (Lutken, 1864) accepted as Protoreaster lincki (Blainville, 1830) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Species Pentaceros reticulatus Gray, 1840 accepted as Oreaster reticulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Pentaceros rouxi Koehler, 1910 accepted as Pentaceraster gracilis (Lütken, 1871) (synonym according to Doderlein (1916))
Species Pentaceros rugosus Hutton, 1872 accepted as Astrogonium rugosum Hutton, 1872 accepted as Diplodontias miliaris (Gray, 1847) (Validity doubtful according to A.M. Clark (1993))
Species Pentaceros sladeni deLoriol, 1885 accepted as Pentaceraster horridus (Gray, 1840) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Species Pentaceros superbus (Möbius, 1859) accepted as Poraster superbus (Möbius, 1859)
Species Pentaceros troscheli (Bell, 1884) accepted as Pentaceraster alveolatus (Perrier, 1875) (Synonym according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Rowe (1971))
Species Pentaceros tuberata Sladen, 1889 accepted as Poraster superbus (Möbius, 1859)
Species Pentaceros tuberculatus Sladen, 1889 † accepted as Pentaceraster tuberculatus (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Pentaceros turritus Gray, 1840 accepted as Protoreaster nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Species Pentaceros valvulatus (Müller & Troschel, 1843) accepted as Anthaster valvulatus (Muller & Troschel, 1843)
Species Pentaceros verrucosus (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Oreaster verrucosus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Pentaceraster mammillatus (Audouin, 1826)
Species Pentaceros westermanni (Lutken, 1871) accepted as Pentaceraster westermanni (Lutken, 1871)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (<i>Asterias</i>, Linnaeus). <em>Annals of the Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 276 [details]   
Taxonomy Originally described by Linck in 1733 (=pre-Linnean). Pentaceros Schultze, 1760 invalid, a non-binominal work rejected by...  
Taxonomy Originally described by Linck in 1733 (=pre-Linnean). Pentaceros Schultze, 1760 invalid, a non-binominal work rejected by the ICZN. In family Pentagonasteridae in Ludwig (1899). [details]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Pentaceros Gray, 1840. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205813 on 2018-10-20
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1998-04-09 12:02:30Z
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2005-06-25 23:41:57Z
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original description Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (<i>Asterias</i>, Linnaeus). <em>Annals of the Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 276 [details]   

basis of record Clark, A.M. (1993). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 2: Valvatida, <B><I>in</I></B>: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1993). <i>Echinoderm Studies,</i> 4: pp. 187-366 (look up in IMIS[details]   
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Synonymy A junior homonym of Pentaceros Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1829 (Pisces). [details]

From other sources
Taxonomy Originally described by Linck in 1733 (=pre-Linnean). Pentaceros Schultze, 1760 invalid, a non-binominal work rejected by the ICZN. In family Pentagonasteridae in Ludwig (1899). [details]