WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliaster solaris A.H. Clark, 1920

369070

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:369070

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Clark, A.H. (1920). A new name for Heliaster multiradiatus. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 33: 183., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/22858#page/223/mode/1up
page(s): 183 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The Asterias multiradiata of Gray (Ann. and...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The Asterias multiradiata of Gray (Ann. and Mag. Nat. Hist., Vol. 6, 1840, p. 179) is antedated by Asterias multiradiata Linnaeus (Syst. Nat., 10th edition, 1758, p. 663); the starfish now known as Heliaster multiradiatus (Gray) may be called Heliaster solaris, nom. nov. — Austin H. Clark.  [details]
Mah, C. (2008). Heliaster solaris A.H. Clark, 1920. 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=369070 on 2017-11-18

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original description Clark, A.H. (1920). A new name for Heliaster multiradiatus. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 33: 183., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/22858#page/223/mode/1up
page(s): 183 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias multiradiata Gray, 1840) Gray, J. E. (1840). XXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 6: 175-184., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19590#page/207/mode/1up
page(s): 180 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The Asterias multiradiata of Gray (Ann. and Mag. Nat. Hist., Vol. 6, 1840, p. 179) is antedated by Asterias multiradiata Linnaeus (Syst. Nat., 10th edition, 1758, p. 663); the starfish now known as Heliaster multiradiatus (Gray) may be called Heliaster solaris, nom. nov. — Austin H. Clark.  [details]