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Astropectinidae Gray, 1840

123127  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123127)

accepted
Family
Priamasterinae Fisher, 1917 (via synonymy of Priamaster, which is synonym of Leptychaster (Astropectinidae). Synonym of Astropectinidae)
Genus Astromesites Fisher, 1913
Genus Astropecten Gray, 1840
Genus Astropectinides Verrill, 1914
Genus Bathybiaster Danielssen & Koren, 1883
Genus Blakiaster Perrier, 1881
Genus Bollonaster McKnight, 1977
Genus Bunodaster Verrill, 1909
Genus Craspidaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Ctenophoraster Fisher, 1906
Genus Ctenopleura Fisher, 1913
Genus Dipsacaster Alcock, 1893
Genus Dytaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Koremaster Fisher, 1913
Genus Leptychaster E. A. Smith, 1876
Genus Lonchotaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Macroptychaster H.E.S. Clark, 1962
Genus Mimastrella Fisher, 1916
Genus Patagiaster Fisher, 1906
Genus Persephonaster Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891
Genus Plutonaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Proserpinaster Fell, 1963
Genus Psilaster Sladen, 1885
Genus Tethyaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Thrissacanthias Fisher, 1910
Genus Tritonaster Fisher, 1906
Genus Trophodiscus Fisher, 1917

Genus Anthosticte Fisher, 1911 accepted as Tethyaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Crenaster Perrier, 1885 non d'Orbigny, 1850 accepted as Dytaster Sladen, 1889 (synonym)
Genus Glyphaster Verrill, 1909 accepted as Leptychaster E. A. Smith, 1876 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911, 1940).)
Genus Ilyaster Danielssen & Koren, 1883 accepted as Bathybiaster Danielssen & Koren, 1883 (synonym according to Koehler (1909))
Genus Leptoptychaster E. A. Smith, 1879 accepted as Leptychaster E. A. Smith, 1876 (Synonym of Leptychaster according to Fisher (1911))
Genus Moiraster Sladen, 1889 accepted as Tethyaster Sladen, 1889 (synonym according to A.M. & A.H. Clark (1954))
Genus Nauricia Gray, 1840 accepted as Craspidaster Sladen, 1889 (Probable Synonym)
Genus Parastropecten Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Leptychaster (Parastropecten) (Ludwig, 1905) represented as Leptychaster E. A. Smith, 1876 (Subgenus according to Fisher (1940).)
Genus Phidiaster Koehler, 1909 accepted as Psilaster Sladen, 1885 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Genus Phoxaster Sladen, 1889 accepted as Bathybiaster Danielssen & Koren, 1883 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Subfamily Porcellanasterinae Sladen, 1883 accepted as Porcellanasteridae Sladen, 1883
Genus Priamaster Koehler, 1912 accepted as Leptychaster E. A. Smith, 1876 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Psilasteropsis Fisher, 1906 accepted as Persephonaster Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891 (Synonym according to Koehler (1909))
Genus Ripaster Koehler, 1906 accepted as Psilaster Sladen, 1885 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Sideriaster Verrill, 1899 accepted as Tethyaster Sladen, 1889 (synonym according to A.M. & A.H. Clark (1954))
Genus Stellaria Nardo, 1834 accepted as Astropecten Gray, 1840 (synonym according to Fisher (1908). Also a homonym of Nardo Moller 1832 (Mollusca-a xenophorid snail).)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
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): 180 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Astropectinidae Gray, 1840. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123127 on 2018-09-19
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original description  (ofPlutonasteridae Sladen, 1899) Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology. 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18948
page(s): xxvii, 60 [details]   

original description  (ofPlutonasterinae Verrill, 1899) Verrill, A. E. (1899). Revision of certain genera and species of starfishes, with descriptions of new forms. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences. 10(1): 145-234., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13456950#page/175/mode/1up
page(s): 200 [details]   

original description  (ofPriamasterinae Fisher, 1917) Fisher, W.K. (1917). XIV. Notes on Asteroidea. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 8th series, v. 20: 166-172., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/53302#page/186/mode/1up
page(s): 172 [details]   

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): 180 [details]   

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

identification resource Doderlein, L. (1917). Die Asteriden der Siboga-Expedition. 1. Die Gattung Astropecten und ihre Stammesgeschichte. Siboga-Expedition. 46a: 1-190., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11717817 [details]   
 
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