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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster equestris (Retzius, 1805) 
AphiaID: 213179

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster Gray, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias equestris Retzius, 1895
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniaster belcheri Lutken, 1865 (A forma according to Doderlein (1935))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniaster equestris von Martens, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniaster incei Lutken, 1865 (A forma of S. equestris according to Doderlein (1935))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniaster muelleri von Martens, 1865 (A synonym according to Doderlein (1935))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniaster tuberculosus von Martens, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonaster belcheri Perrier, 1878 (A forma according to Doderlein (1935))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonaster equestris Perrier, 1875
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonaster incei Perrier, 1875 (A forma according to Doderlein (1935))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster bandana Döderlein, 1935
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster belcheri Gray, 1847 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1935))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster childreni Gray, 1840
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster crassa Döderlein, 1935
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster elongata Döderlein, 1935
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster gracilis Möbius, 1859 (Synonym or forma according to Doderlein (1935))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster incei Gray, 1847
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster indica Döderlein, 1935
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster latior Döderlein, 1935
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster semoni Döderlein, 1935
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaster tenuispina Döderlein, 1935
Sources  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]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Savu Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKorea Island [details]
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellicola oreastriphilus Kossmann, 1877 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (35 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also distributed in SE Arabia, Persian Gulf, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, 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 5-190 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type data: status undetermined in ?Universitets Lund, Lund (Sweden). Type locality: 'Ocean' (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213179
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2008-10-23 03:57:33Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Stellaster equestris (Retzius, 1805). In: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213179 on 2014-08-27
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