WoRMS taxon details

Astropecten velitaris von Martens, 1865

213233  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213233)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
von Martens, E. (1865). Ueber östasiatiche Echinodermen.I. Asterien. 1. Japanische Seesterne. 2. Chinesische Seesterne. <em>Archiv für Naturgeschichte.</em> 31: 345-360., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7202775
page(s): 360 [details]   
Description Also distributed in Ceylon, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China and south Japan (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia...  
Description Also distributed in Ceylon, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China and south Japan (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf. General distribution: tropical, east Indo-west Pacific (?Red Sea accordinto to Clark, A.M. & Rowe, F.W.E. (1971)) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Mah, C.L. (2020). World Asteroidea Database. Astropecten velitaris von Martens, 1865. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213233 on 2020-08-05
Date
action
by
1997-04-01 09:50:16Z
created
2000-09-25 12:31:29Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2008-05-23 04:26:07Z
changed

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original description von Martens, E. (1865). Ueber östasiatiche Echinodermen.I. Asterien. 1. Japanische Seesterne. 2. Chinesische Seesterne. <em>Archiv für Naturgeschichte.</em> 31: 345-360., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7202775
page(s): 360 [details]   

basis of record 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
Description Also distributed in Ceylon, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China and south Japan (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf. General distribution: tropical, east Indo-west Pacific (?Red Sea accordinto to Clark, A.M. & Rowe, F.W.E. (1971)) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Holotype Holotype in Museum für Naturkunde an der Universität Humbolt zu Berlin, Berlin (Germany) No. 1504. Type locality: South China Sea (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]