WoRMS banner

WoRMS RSS feed RSS
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoferdina mahei Jangoux, 1973 
AphiaID: 213358

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 editorNeoferdina (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoferdina offreti (Koehler, 1910)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoferdina Livingstone, 1931
Source  source of synonymy Clark, A.M. (1984). Echinodermata of the Seychelles. In: (Ed) D. R. Stoddart. Biogeography and Ecology of the Seychelles Islands. Dr. W. Junk Publishers, The Hague. : 83 - 102. (look up in IMIS[details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy A synonym of Neoferdina offreti (Koehler, 1910) according to Jangoux & Aziz (1984) but only possibly so according to Jangoux & Massin (1986) [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: Mahe, Seychelles. Holotype (dry), Mahé Island (Seychelles) : ECH 1365, Mus. r. Sc. Nat. Belg., Brussels. This holotype cannot be distinguised from N. offreti[details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213358
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-08-05 08:24:25Z  created  Fondo, Esther
2000-07-25 07:03:11Z  changed  Appeltans, Ward
2008-12-25 05:29:20Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Neoferdina mahei Jangoux, 1973. 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=213358 on 2014-07-12
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License