WoRMS taxon details

Leptasterias hexactis (Stimpson, 1862)

369177  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:369177)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Stimpson, W. (1862). On new genera and species of starfishes of the family Pycnopodidae (<i>Asteracanthion</i> Mueller & Troschel). <em>Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory.</em> 8: 261-273., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9492675
page(s): 272 [details]   

(of Asterias hexactis Stimpson, 1862) Stimpson, W. (1862). On new genera and species of starfishes of the family Pycnopodidae (<i>Asteracanthion</i> Mueller & Troschel). <em>Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory.</em> 8: 261-273., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9492675
page(s): 272 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2019). World Asteroidea Database. Leptasterias hexactis (Stimpson, 1862). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=369177 on 2019-10-16
Date
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2008-10-27 04:55:02Z
created
2017-01-20 06:11:28Z
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2017-06-19 16:23:34Z
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original description Stimpson, W. (1862). On new genera and species of starfishes of the family Pycnopodidae (<i>Asteracanthion</i> Mueller & Troschel). <em>Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory.</em> 8: 261-273., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9492675
page(s): 272 [details]   

original description  (of Asterias hexactis Stimpson, 1862) Stimpson, W. (1862). On new genera and species of starfishes of the family Pycnopodidae (<i>Asteracanthion</i> Mueller & Troschel). <em>Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory.</em> 8: 261-273., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9492675
page(s): 272 [details]   

original description  (of Asterias vancouveri Perrier, 1875) Perrier, E. (1875). RĂ©vision de la collection de stellĂ©rides 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): 64 [details]   

original description  (of Leptasterias aequalis var. compacta Verrill, 1914) Verrill, A.E. (1914). Monograph of the shallow-water starfishes of the North Pacific coast from the Arctic Ocean to California. Harriman Alaska series: US National Museum 14: 1-408 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/20755223
page(s): 130 [details]   

original description  (of Leptasterias aequalis var. concinna Verrill, 1914) Verrill, A.E. (1914). Monograph of the shallow-water starfishes of the North Pacific coast from the Arctic Ocean to California. Harriman Alaska series: US National Museum 14: 1-408 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/20755223
page(s): 132 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

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To NMNH Extant Collection (Asterias hexactis USNM E3987 - Dorsal)
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