WoRMS taxon details

Choriaster granulatus Lütken, 1869

213280  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213280)

accepted
Species
Choriaster niassensis (Sluiter, 1895) (Possibly a synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921).)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Lutken, C. (1869). Uber Choriaster granulatus eine neue Gattung aus der Familie de Asteriden. Catalog Godeffroy Museum, Hamburg (Schmeltz ed.). 4: xxxv. [details]   
Description Also distributed in East Indies, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe...  
Description Also distributed in East Indies, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific (also recorded from the Red Sea), depth range 0-40 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Choriaster granulatus Lütken, 1869. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213280 on 2018-08-17
Date
action
by
1997-04-01 11:57:02Z
created
2000-09-26 07:19:20Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2008-01-25 09:35:43Z
changed
2017-01-28 18:32:36Z
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original description Lutken, C. (1869). Uber Choriaster granulatus eine neue Gattung aus der Familie de Asteriden. Catalog Godeffroy Museum, Hamburg (Schmeltz ed.). 4: xxxv. [details]   

original description  (ofCulcita niassensis Sluiter, 1895) Sluiter, C.P. (1895). Die Asteriden Sammlung des Museums zu Amsterdam. Bijdragen tot de Dierkunde uitgeven door het Genootschap Nature Artis Magistra. 17: 51-64., available online at http://www.repository.naturalis.nl/document/547880
page(s): 58 [details]   

basis of record Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]   

additional source Lütken, C. (1871). Fortasatte kritiske og beskrivende Bidrag til Kundskab om Sostjernerne (Asteriderne). Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening. 1871: 227-304., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/110780#page/258/mode/1up
page(s): 243 [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Also distributed in East Indies, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific (also recorded from the Red Sea), depth range 0-40 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Remark Syntypes (probable) in Zoologisches Museum für Hamburg, Hamburg (Germany) (1 specimen labelled 'Fidschi inseln'). Type locality: Palau and Fiji as 'Pelew Island and Viti Island' (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
 

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Japanese カワテブクロ  [details]