WoRMS name details

Asterias aster Gray, 1840

379071  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:379071)

nomen dubium
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
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): 178 [details]   
Status Should be suppressed by ICZN. lost types with 12,13 rays. ?Coscinasterias according to Verrill 1870: 248; 1914: 46.  
Status Should be suppressed by ICZN. lost types with 12,13 rays. ?Coscinasterias according to Verrill 1870: 248; 1914: 46. [details]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Asterias aster Gray, 1840. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=379071 on 2018-04-19
Date
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2008-12-31 03:51:57Z
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original description 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): 178 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Status Should be suppressed by ICZN. lost types with 12,13 rays. ?Coscinasterias according to Verrill 1870: 248; 1914: 46. [details]