WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster angulatus Müller & Troschel, 1842

213121  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213121)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster laevis H.L. Clark, 1938 (Synonym according to Sukarno & Jangoux (1977))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster mauritianus von Martens, 1866 (Synonym according to Perrier (1875))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. Vieweg: Braunschweig. xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 66 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also distributed in East Indies, Philippine,...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also distributed in East Indies, Philippine, China and south Japan (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-50 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Mah, C. (2009). Archaster angulatus Müller & Troschel, 1842. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213121 on 2017-12-18

Date
action
by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z
created
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2009-01-31 03:09:45Z
changed

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original description Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. Vieweg: Braunschweig. xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 66 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster laevis H.L. Clark, 1938) Clark, H. L. (1938). Echinoderms from Australia, an account of collections made in 1929 and 1932. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College. 55: 1-597 (28 plates)., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/25703#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 75 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster mauritianus von Martens, 1866) Martens, E. von (1866). Ueber östasiatiche Echinodermen. I. Asteroiden (Fortsetzung). 3. Seesterne des indischen Archipels. II. Ophiuren. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 32:: 57-88; 133-189., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31351#page/65/mode/1up
page(s): 84 [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]   

additional source Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History). London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls., available online at http://www.abctaxa.be/downloads/additional-information-volume-1/works-famous-holothuroid-workers/fwe-rowe/MonographIndoWestPacific.pdf [details]   

additional source Sukarno and M. Jangoux. (1977). Révision du genre Archaster Müller et Troschel (Echinodermata, Asteroidea: Archasteridae). Revue Zoologique Africaine (Bruxelles) 91: 817–844. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster laevis H.L. Clark, 1938) Sukarno and M. Jangoux. (1977). Révision du genre Archaster Müller et Troschel (Echinodermata, Asteroidea: Archasteridae). Revue Zoologique Africaine (Bruxelles) 91: 817–844. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster laevis H.L. Clark, 1938) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster mauritianus von Martens, 1866) 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 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype [from synonym] WAM Z1700 (old number 65-39) [view taxon]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatype [from synonym] WAM Z1701 (old number 65-39) [view taxon]
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also distributed in East Indies, Philippine, China and south Japan (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-50 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Syntypes (probable) in Museum für Naturkunde an der Universität Humbolt zu berlin, berlin (Germany), Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (France). Type locality: Java, Indo-Malay Archipelago and Mauritius (as 'Isle de France'), W Indian Ocean (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]