WoRMS name details

Psilaster florae (Verrill, 1878)

380672  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:380672)

alternate representation
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Archaster florae Verrill, 1878) Verrill, A. E. (1878). Art. 46. Notice of recent additions to the marine fauna of the eastern coast of North America, No. 2. <em>American Journal of Science and Arts.</em> 16(95):371-378., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36841652
page(s): 372 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2020). World Asteroidea Database. Psilaster florae (Verrill, 1878). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=380672 on 2020-08-13
Date
action
by
2009-01-17 05:18:03Z
created
2015-01-06 04:22:30Z
changed

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original description  (of Archaster florae Verrill, 1878) Verrill, A. E. (1878). Art. 46. Notice of recent additions to the marine fauna of the eastern coast of North America, No. 2. <em>American Journal of Science and Arts.</em> 16(95):371-378., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36841652
page(s): 372 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Validity Possibly only a variety of Psilaster andromeda according to Verrill (1894); a synonym according to Mortensen (1927) but treated as a species by Downey (1973). [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Archaster florae USNM 33259 - dorsal)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Archaster florae USNM 33259 - ventral)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]

To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 063471)
To Yale Peabody Mus...
[hosted externally]