WoRMS taxon details

Thromidia gigas (Mortensen, 1935)

213293  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213293)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofMithrodia gigas Mortensen, 1935) Mortensen, T. (1935). A new giant sea-star, Mithrodia gigas n. sp. from South Africa. Annals of the South African Museum 32: 1-4. [details]   
Type locality contained in Morgan  
type locality contained in Morgan [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Thromidia gigas (Mortensen, 1935). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213293 on 2018-05-25
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1999-09-04 22:25:11Z
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original description  (ofMithrodia gigas Mortensen, 1935) Mortensen, T. (1935). A new giant sea-star, Mithrodia gigas n. sp. from South Africa. Annals of the South African Museum 32: 1-4. [details]   

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]   

basis of record  (ofMithrodia gigas Mortensen, 1935) Clark, A.M. & Courtman-Stock, J. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien