WoRMS taxon details

Tosia australis Gray, 1840

242161  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:242161)

accepted
Species
Astrogonium geometricum Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Ludwig (1912))
Pentagonaster astrologorum (Muller & Troschel, 1842) (A forma according to A.M. Clark (1953).)
Pentagonaster australis (Gray, 1840) (Subsequent name of Tosia australis Gray 1840 as designated by Perrier, 1875)
Pentagonaster tubercularis (Gray, 1847) (A synonym of Tosia nobilis (=T. australis) according to A.M. Clark (1953).)
Stephanaster astrologorum (Muller & Troschel, 1842) (A forma according to H.L. Clark (1946))
Stephanaster australis (Gray, 1840) (subsequent combination of Tosia australis Gray, 1840 by Perrier 1894)
Tosia astrologorum (Muller & Troschel, 1842) (A variety according to H.L. Clark (1938))
Tosia nobilis (Muller & Troschel, 1843) (Synonym according to Marsh (1991))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 281 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Tosia australis Gray, 1840. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=242161 on 2018-04-24
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original description Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 281 [details]   

original description  (ofPentagonaster minimus Perrier, 1875) Perrier, E. (1875). Révision de la collection de stellérides du Museum d’Histoire naturelle de Paris. Paris, Reinwald. 384 p., available online at https://books.google.com/books?id=aY8qAAAAYAAJ&redir_esc=y
page(s): 207 [details]   

original description  (ofTosia rubra Gray, 1847) Gray J.E. (1847). Descriptions of some new genera and species of Asteriadae. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 72-83., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12862856
page(s): 81 [details]   

original description  (ofTosia tubercularis Gray, 1847) Gray J.E. (1847). Descriptions of some new genera and species of Asteriadae. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 72-83., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12862856
page(s): 80 [details]   

original description  (ofAstrogonium astrologorum Muller & Troschel, 1842) Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. Vieweg: Braunschweig. xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 54 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofAstrogonium geometricum Müller & Troschel, 1842) Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. Vieweg: Braunschweig. xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 54 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofAstrogonium nobile Müller & Troschel, 1843) Müller, J.; Troschel, F. H. (1843). Neue Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Asteriden. Archiv für Naturgeschichte. 9(1), 113-131., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13703144
page(s): 116 [details]   

original description  (ofTosia astrologorum (Muller & Troschel, 1842)) Verrill, A. E. (1899). Revision of certain genera and species of starfishes, with descriptions of new forms. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences. 10(1): 145-234., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13456950#page/175/mode/1up [details]   

additional source Mah, C. (2007). Systematics, phylogeny and historical biogeography of the Pentagonaster clade (Asteroidea: Valvatida: Goniasteridae. Invertebrate Systematics. 21: 311-339., available online at https://doi.org/10.1071/IS06049 [details]   

additional source Clark, A.M. (1953). Notes on asteroids in the British Museum (Natural History). III. Luidia. IV. Tosia and Pentagonaster. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology 1(12): 379-411. [details]   

additional source Naughton, K.M. and O'Hara, T.D. (2009). A new brooding species of the biscuit star Tosia (Echinodermata:Asteroidea:Goniasteridae), distinguished by molecular, morphological and larval characters. Invertebrate Systematics 23: 348-366., available online at http://www.publish.csiro.au/nid/120/paper/IS08021.htm [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofTosia astrologorum (Muller & Troschel, 1842)) Clark, H. L. (1938). Echinoderms from Australia, an account of collections made in 1929 and 1932. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College. 55: 1-597 (28 plates)., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/25703#page/11/mode/1up [details]   

new combination reference  (ofPentagonaster nobilis (Gray, 1840)) Perrier, E. (1894). Stellérides. Expéditions Scientifique Travailleur et du Talisman. 3:1-431, 26 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/156687#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 390 [details]   

basis of record  (ofTosia nobilis (Muller & Troschel, 1843)) Mah, C. (2007). Systematics, phylogeny and historical biogeography of the Pentagonaster clade (Asteroidea: Valvatida: Goniasteridae. Invertebrate Systematics. 21: 311-339., available online at https://doi.org/10.1071/IS06049 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofTosia nobilis (Muller & Troschel, 1843)) Marsh, L.M. (1991). Shallow water echinoderms of the Albany region, south-western Australia, pp. 439-482 in Proceedings of the Third International Marine Biological Workshop-The Marine Flora and Fauna of Albany, Western Australia, Vol. II. Wells, F.E., Walker, D.I., Kirkman, H. & Lethbridge, R. (eds), Western Australian Museum, Perth. [details]   

new combination reference  (ofStephanaster astrologorum (Muller & Troschel, 1842)) Perrier, E. (1894). Stellérides. Expéditions Scientifique Travailleur et du Talisman. 3:1-431, 26 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/156687#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 403 [details]   
 
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