WoRMS taxon details

Monachaster sanderi (Meissner, 1892)

213137  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213137)

accepted
Species
Monachaster umbonatus Macan, 1938 (Synonym according to Clark and Rowe (1971) & verified by Tortonese (1976))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Meissner, M. (1892). Asteriden gesammelt von Herrn Stabsarzt Dr. Sander auf der Reise SMS “Prinz Adalbert”. Archiv für Naturgeschichte. 1892(1): 183-190., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/30121#page/191/mode/1up
page(s): 185 [details]   

(ofGoniodiscus sanderi Meissner, 1892) Meissner, M. (1892). Asteriden gesammelt von Herrn Stabsarzt Dr. Sander auf der Reise SMS “Prinz Adalbert”. Archiv für Naturgeschichte. 1892(1): 183-190., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/30121#page/191/mode/1up
page(s): 185 [details]   
Description Colour in life: slate grey with purplish borders to supero-marginals, medreporite with circle of ten purplish spots, adoral...  
Description Colour in life: slate grey with purplish borders to supero-marginals, medreporite with circle of ten purplish spots, adoral surface mid-grey centre of plates paler, furrow spines white to red <213>.
General distribution: Red Sea, East Africa, Madagacar (Tortonese, 1980). [details]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Monachaster sanderi (Meissner, 1892). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213137 on 2018-05-28
Date
action
by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z
created
2000-09-11 07:17:12Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2008-01-25 09:35:43Z
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original description Meissner, M. (1892). Asteriden gesammelt von Herrn Stabsarzt Dr. Sander auf der Reise SMS “Prinz Adalbert”. Archiv für Naturgeschichte. 1892(1): 183-190., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/30121#page/191/mode/1up
page(s): 185 [details]   

original description  (ofMonachaster umbonatus Macan, 1938) Macan, T.T. (1938). Asteroidea. Scientific Reports, John Murray Expedition 1933-1934, 4(9): 323-435, plates 1-6., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/49518843
page(s): 399 [details]   

original description  (ofGoniodiscus sanderi Meissner, 1892) Meissner, M. (1892). Asteriden gesammelt von Herrn Stabsarzt Dr. Sander auf der Reise SMS “Prinz Adalbert”. Archiv für Naturgeschichte. 1892(1): 183-190., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/30121#page/191/mode/1up
page(s): 185 [details]   

basis of record 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 Ludwig, H. (1899). Echinodermen des Sansibargebietes. Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft, Bonn. 21(1): 537-563., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/85045#page/583/mode/1up [details]   

additional source Walenkamp, J.H.C. (1990). Systematics and zoogeography of Asteroidea (Echinodermata) from Inhaca Island, Mozambique. Zoologische Verhandelingen 261, Leiden. 86 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofMonachaster umbonatus Macan, 1938) Walenkamp, J.H.C. (1990). Systematics and zoogeography of Asteroidea (Echinodermata) from Inhaca Island, Mozambique. Zoologische Verhandelingen 261, Leiden. 86 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofGoniodiscus sanderi Meissner, 1892) Walenkamp, J.H.C. (1990). Systematics and zoogeography of Asteroidea (Echinodermata) from Inhaca Island, Mozambique. Zoologische Verhandelingen 261, Leiden. 86 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Colour in life: slate grey with purplish borders to supero-marginals, medreporite with circle of ten purplish spots, adoral surface mid-grey centre of plates paler, furrow spines white to red <213>.
General distribution: Red Sea, East Africa, Madagacar (Tortonese, 1980). [details]

Remark In family Goniasteridae in Tortonese (1980). [details]