WoRMS taxon details

Ophidiaster duncani de Loriol, 1885

212308  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212308)

accepted
Species
Ophidiaster lioderma H.L. Clark, 1921 (Synonym accoridng to Jangoux (1985))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
de Loriol, P. (1885). Catalogue raisonne des Echinodermes receuillis par M.V. de Robillard a l'Ile Maurice. 2. Stellerides. Memoires de la Société de physique et d'histoire naturelle de Genève. 29(4): 1-84., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/111798#page/321/mode/1up
page(s): 15 [details]   
Description Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, west...  
Description Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, west Pacific Ocean, intertidal waters to 8 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Ophidiaster duncani de Loriol, 1885. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212308 on 2018-05-26
Date
action
by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z
created
2000-09-26 07:19:20Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2008-10-24 23:33:30Z
changed

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original description de Loriol, P. (1885). Catalogue raisonne des Echinodermes receuillis par M.V. de Robillard a l'Ile Maurice. 2. Stellerides. Memoires de la Société de physique et d'histoire naturelle de Genève. 29(4): 1-84., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/111798#page/321/mode/1up
page(s): 15 [details]   

original description  (ofOphidiaster lioderma H.L. Clark, 1921) Clark, H. L. (1921). The echinoderm fauna of Torres Strait: its composition and its origin. Department of Marine Biology of the Carnegie Institute. 10: vi + 223, 38 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/50672#page/13/mode/1up
page(s): 80 [details]   

basis of record Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, west Pacific Ocean, intertidal waters to 8 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Remark Neotype in Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Genève (Switzerland) No. 791/53. Type locality: Mauritius (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]