WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias polaris (Müller & Troschel, 1842)

292974  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:292974)

alternate representation
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic species, occasionally found from Bay of...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic species, occasionally found from Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras [details]
Mah, C. (2017). Leptasterias polaris (Müller & Troschel, 1842). 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=292974 on 2017-12-12

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2008-02-01 08:45:38Z
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2009-01-03 23:20:49Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias minuta Fabricius, 1780) Fabricius, O. (1780). Fauna Groenlandica: systematice sistens animalia Groenlandiae occidentalis hactenus indagata, quod nomen specificium. Hafniae et Lipsiae: Copenhagen, Denmark. XVI, 452, [2] f. pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/48073#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 370 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Hexasterias) bartletti Clark, A.H., 1940) Clark, A.H. (1940). Echinoderms from Greenland Collected by Capt Robert A. Bartlett. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 89: 425-433, 2 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32570#page/519/mode/1up
page(s): 430 [details]   

basis of record Huettmann, F. (2007). ArcOD species list by Falk Huettmann. provided on 2007-11-25. (look up in IMIS[details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic species, occasionally found from Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat intertidal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]