WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster grayi Bell, 1884

213281  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213281)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (A synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Bell, F. J. (1884). Contributions to the Systematic Arrangement of the Asteroidea.-II. The Species of Oreaster. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 52(1), 57-87., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30826337#page/99/mode/1up
page(s): 83 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote type locality of Pentaceros nodosus Gray, 1840...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality type locality of Pentaceros nodosus Gray, 1840 was Mauritius, outside the known range of P. multispinus according to A.M. Clark (1993) [details]
Mah, C. (2017). Oreaster grayi Bell, 1884. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213281 on 2018-01-21

Date
action
by
1999-09-02 20:23:25Z
created
1999-09-07 19:54:12Z
changed
2008-12-07 14:43:37Z
changed
2017-06-15 10:38:07Z
changed

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

source of synonymy 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality type locality of Pentaceros nodosus Gray, 1840 was Mauritius, outside the known range of P. multispinus according to A.M. Clark (1993) [details]