WoRMS taxon details

Poraniopsis inflata (Fisher, 1906)

Barkley Sound, British Columbia
 

381961  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:381961)

accepted
Species
Poraniopsis japonica Fisher, 1939 (Synonym according to Mah & Foltz (2014))
Poraniopsis jordani Gotshall, 1994 (insufficiently characterized. Mistaken ID in book.)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofAlexandraster inflatus Fisher, 1906) Fisher, W.K. (1906). Two new starfishes from Monterey Bay, California. Zoologischer Anzeiger. 30(10): 299-302., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30259001#page/313/mode/1up
page(s): 300 [details]   
Holotype  CAS 2864  
Holotype [from synonym] CAS 2864 [view taxon]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Poraniopsis inflata (Fisher, 1906). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=381961 on 2018-02-21
Date
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2009-01-30 03:03:03Z
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2013-05-30 19:37:16Z
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original description  (ofPoraniopsis japonica Fisher, 1939) Fisher, W.K. (1939). A new sea star of the genus Poraniopsis from Japan. Proceedings of the U.S. National Museum 86: 469-472. [details]   

original description  (ofAlexandraster inflatus Fisher, 1906) Fisher, W.K. (1906). Two new starfishes from Monterey Bay, California. Zoologischer Anzeiger. 30(10): 299-302., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30259001#page/313/mode/1up
page(s): 300 [details]   

original description  (ofPoraniopsis jordani Gotshall, 1994) Gotshall, D.W. (1994). Guide to Marine Invertebrates: Alaska to Baja California. Sea Challengers, Monterey CA. 105 pp.
page(s): 85 [details]   

original description  (ofPoraniopsis inflata flexilis Fisher, 1910) Fisher, W.K. (1910). New starfishes from the North Pacific. I. Phanerozonia. II. Spinulosa. Zologischer Anzeiger. 35(18): 545-553, 568-574., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9741991#page/559/mode/1up
page(s): 568 [details]   

additional source Fisher, W.K. (1911). Asteroidea of the North Pacific and adjacent waters. 1. Phanerozonia and Spinulosida. Bulletin of the US National Museum, 76: xiii+420 pp.122 pls., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7840387 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofPoraniopsis inflata flexilis Fisher, 1910) Mah, C.L. & Foltz, D.W. (2014). New Taxa and Taxonomic Revisions to the Poraniidae (Valvatacea; Asteroidea) with Comments on Feeding Biology. Zootaxa 3795(3): 327-372. , available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3795.3.7 [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 
 

Holotype [from synonym] CAS 2864 [view taxon]
 

LanguageName 
Japanese キタオオトゲヒトデ  [details]