WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster neptuni Bell, 1881

379843

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:379843

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Bell, F.J. (1881). A note on the characters of the genus Crossaster with the description of a new species. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 5th series, vol. 8: 140-142., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/95066#page/158/mode/1up
page(s): 141 [details]   
Mah, C. (2009). Crossaster neptuni. 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=379843 on 2017-11-20

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original description Bell, F.J. (1881). A note on the characters of the genus Crossaster with the description of a new species. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 5th series, vol. 8: 140-142., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/95066#page/158/mode/1up
page(s): 141 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type locality is dubious, but from mixed collection of surgeons on British naval survey ships. A POSSIBLE synonym of C. papposus (Linnaeus, 1766). [details]