WoRMS name details

Pisaster capitatus (Stimpson, 1862)

378990  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:378990)

 unaccepted
Species
Asterias capitata Stimpson, 1862 (Subspecies according to Fisher (1930))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Asterias capitata 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): 264 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2019). World Asteroidea Database. Pisaster capitatus (Stimpson, 1862). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=378990 on 2019-11-12
Date
action
by
2008-12-29 07:51:57Z
created
2017-01-20 06:11:28Z
changed
2017-06-19 16:23:34Z
changed

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original description  (of Asterias capitata 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): 264 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Synonymy A subspecies of Pisaster giganteus according to Fisher (1926, 1930) [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Asterias Capitata USNM 1280 - Dorsal)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Asterias capitata USNM 1280 - ventral)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]