WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia australis Gray, 1840

242161 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:242161)
accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrogonium geometricum Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Ludwig (1912))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonaster astrologorum (Muller & Troschel, 1842) (A forma according to A.M. Clark (1953).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonaster australis (Gray, 1840) (Subsequent name of Tosia australis Gray 1840 as designated by Perrier, 1875)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonaster tubercularis (Gray, 1847) (A synonym of Tosia nobilis (=T. australis) according to A.M. Clark (1953).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanaster astrologorum (Muller & Troschel, 1842) (A forma according to H.L. Clark (1946))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanaster australis (Gray, 1840) (subsequent combination of Tosia australis Gray, 1840 by Perrier 1894)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia astrologorum (Muller & Troschel, 1842) (A variety according to H.L. Clark (1938))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia 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. (2007). Tosia australis. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=242161 on 2017-11-23

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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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonaster 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrogonium 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrogonium 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrogonium 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonaster 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanaster 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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