WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias luna Linnaeus, 1758

379524  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:379524)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Mah, C. (2009). Asterias luna Linnaeus, 1758. 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=379524 on 2017-12-16

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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Anseropoda rosacea (Lamarck, 1816) "without any reasonable doubt" according to Verrill (1914: 484). However, luna has priority. [details]