WoRMS taxon details

Sclerasterias mollis (Hutton, 1872)

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

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofAsterias 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.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Sclerasterias mollis (Hutton, 1872). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=291602 on 2018-04-25
Date
action
by
2008-01-19 09:31:50Z
created

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original description  (ofAsterias 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
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]