WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias acutispina (Stimpson, 1862)

378889  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:378889)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias acutispina Stimpson, 1862) Stimpson, W. (1862). On new genera and species of starfishes of the family Pycnopodidae (Asteracanthion Mueller & Troschel). Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory. 8: 261-273., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/37036#page/271/mode/1up
page(s): 262 [details]   

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) acutispina (Stimpson, 1862)) Stimpson, W. (1862). On new genera and species of starfishes of the family Pycnopodidae (Asteracanthion Mueller & Troschel). Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory. 8: 261-273., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/37036#page/271/mode/1up
page(s): 262 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus The generic taxonomic position of this species...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus The generic taxonomic position of this species in relation to Astrostole Fisher, 1923, should be re-examined since larger specimens of acutispina have some diplcanthid proximal admabulacrals and no enlarged tooth on the crossed pedicellariae [details]
Mah, C. (2017). Coscinasterias acutispina (Stimpson, 1862). 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=378889 on 2017-12-15

Date
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2008-12-28 23:54:02Z
created
2017-01-20 06:11:28Z
changed
2017-06-19 16:23:34Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias acutispina Stimpson, 1862) Stimpson, W. (1862). On new genera and species of starfishes of the family Pycnopodidae (Asteracanthion Mueller & Troschel). Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory. 8: 261-273., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/37036#page/271/mode/1up
page(s): 262 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoscinasterias (Stolasterias) acutispina (Stimpson, 1862)) Stimpson, W. (1862). On new genera and species of starfishes of the family Pycnopodidae (Asteracanthion Mueller & Troschel). Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory. 8: 261-273., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/37036#page/271/mode/1up
page(s): 262 [details]   

basis of record Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Cha, M. W. (1994). Predation impacts on the population structure of infaunal bivalves from Lobster Bay, Cape d' Aguilar, Hong Kong. In: Morton B, editor.Proceedings of the Third International workshop on the malacofauna of Hong Kong and Southern China.The malacofauna of Hong Kong and southern China III. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. 391-403. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype [from synonym] USNM 1231 [view taxon]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype [from synonym] USNM 1234 [view taxon]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus The generic taxonomic position of this species in relation to Astrostole Fisher, 1923, should be re-examined since larger specimens of acutispina have some diplcanthid proximal admabulacrals and no enlarged tooth on the crossed pedicellariae [details]
 

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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorヤツデヒトデ  [details]