WoRMS taxon details

Pentaceraster multispinus (von Martens, 1866)

213123  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213123)

accepted
Species
Oreaster grayi Bell, 1884 (A synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Oreaster hedemanni Lutken, 1871 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Pentaceros grayi (Bell, 1884) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Pentaceros hedemanni (Lutken, 1871) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Type locality contained in Mauritius  
type locality contained in Mauritius [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Distribution Distribution: Indonesia, NW Australia.
Also distributed in Ceylon and East Indies (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe &...  
Distribution Distribution: Indonesia, NW Australia.
Also distributed in Ceylon and East Indies (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, east Indian Ocean (?Ceylon), depth range 0-3 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Mah, C.L. (2019). World Asteroidea Database. Pentaceraster multispinus (von Martens, 1866). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213123 on 2019-12-12
Date
action
by
1999-09-07 19:54:12Z
created
2000-09-26 07:19:20Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2008-12-07 02:46:14Z
changed

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original description  (of Pentaceros grayi (Bell, 1884)) Bell, F. J. (1884). Contributions to the Systematic Arrangement of the Asteroidea.-II. The Species of <i>Oreaster</i>. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 52(1), 57-87., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30826337#page/99/mode/1up
page(s): 83 [details]   

original description  (of Oreaster grayi Bell, 1884) Bell, F. J. (1884). Contributions to the Systematic Arrangement of the Asteroidea.-II. The Species of <i>Oreaster</i>. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 52(1), 57-87., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30826337#page/99/mode/1up
page(s): 83 [details]   

original description  (of Oreaster hedemanni Lutken, 1871) Lütken, C. (1871). Fortasatte kritiske og beskrivende Bidrag til Kundskab om Sostjernerne (Asteriderne). <em>Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening.</em> 1871: 227-304., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35853627
page(s): 255 [details]   

original description  (of Pentaceraster crassimana Döderlein, 1936) Döderlein, L. (1936). Die Asteriden der Siboga-Exped. III. Die unterfamile Oreasterinae. Siboga-Expedition, 46(2): 295-369, pls. 21-32., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11718319#page/413/mode/1up
page(s): 339 [details]   

original description  (of Pentaceraster multispinus f. crassimana Doderlein, 1936) Döderlein, L. (1936). Die Asteriden der Siboga-Exped. III. Die unterfamile Oreasterinae. Siboga-Expedition, 46(2): 295-369, pls. 21-32., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11718319#page/413/mode/1up
page(s): 339 [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]   

additional source Rowe, F. W. E.; Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. <em>In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia'.</em> 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne). [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Distribution: Indonesia, NW Australia.
Also distributed in Ceylon and East Indies (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, east Indian Ocean (?Ceylon), depth range 0-3 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Holotype ?Holotype in Museum für Naturkunde an der Universität Humbolt zu Berlin, Berlin (Germany) No. 1381. Type locality: Flores, Indonesia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]