WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias mollis (Hutton, 1872)

291602  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:291602)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias mollis Hutton, 1872) Hutton, F.W. (1872). Descriptions of some new starfishes from New Zealand. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1872: 810-812., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/90880#page/968
page(s): 812 [details]   
Mah, C. (2008). Sclerasterias mollis. 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=291602 on 2017-12-11

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2008-01-19 09:31:50Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias mollis Hutton, 1872) Hutton, F.W. (1872). Descriptions of some new starfishes from New Zealand. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1872: 810-812., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/90880#page/968
page(s): 812 [details]   

basis of record McKnight, D. G. (2006). The marine fauna of New Zealand, Echinodermata: Asteroidea (Sea-stars). 3. Orders Velatida, Spinulosida, Forcipulatida, Brisingida with addenda to Paxillosida, Valvatida. NIWA Biodiversity Memoir. 120: 1-187., available online at http://docs.niwa.co.nz/library/public/NIWAbm120.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Fisher, W.K. (1924). The genus Sclerasterias Perrier. Bulletin de Institut Oceanographique, Monaco 414(3): 1-8 [details]   

additional source Mah, C.L.; McKnight, D.G.; Eagle, M.K.; Pawson, D.L.; Am├ęziane, N.; Vance, D.J.; Baker, A.N.; Clark, H.E.S.; Davey, N. (2009). Phylum Echinodermata: sea stars, brittle stars, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, sea lilies. In: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 371-400. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]