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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinasteridae Verrill, 1867 
AphiaID: 123132

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroidea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpinulosacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpinulosida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinasteridae
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpinulosida
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetrodiridae Sladen, 1889 (Metrodira placed into Echinasteridae by Blake (1980). Metrodiridae sunk into Echinasteridae.)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetrodirinae Sladen, 1889
Sources  original description Verrill, A.E. (1867). Notes on Radiata in the Museum of Yale College, with descriptions of new genera and species. No. 3. On the geographical distribution of the echinoderms of the West coast of America. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences. 1(2): 323-351., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13380258#page/91/mode/1up
page(s): 343; note: Note that date for this citation varies in the literature and sometimes is represented as 1870 due to problems with the date citations in the original publication. [details]

identification resource Rowe, F. W. E. and E. L. Albertson.(1986)The echinoderm genus Henricia Gray, 1840 (Asteroidea: Echinasteridae) in southern and southeastern Australian waters, with the description of a new species Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 109(3): 183-194, available online at http://biostor.org/reference/86291 [details]

identification resource Madsen, F.J. (1987). The Henricia sanguinolenta complex (Echinodermata, Asteroidea) of the Norwegian Sea and adjacent waters. A re-evaluation, with notes on related species. Steenstrupia 13(5): 201-268. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorヒメヒトデ  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkrullsjöstjärnor  [details]
Direct child
taxa (24)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAleutihenricia Clark & Jewett, 2010
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDictyaster Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia Gray, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetrodira Gray, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontohenricia Rowe & Albertson, 1988
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopiella Fisher, 1940

Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthasterinae Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthasteridae
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribella Agassiz, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia Gray, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrella Lütken, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia Gray, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyllaster A.H. Clark, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia Gray, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaster Gervais, 1841
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricides Verrill, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNepanthia Gray, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMagdalenaster Koehler, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia Gray, 1840
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodinae Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodiidae Viguier, 1878
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodinae Viguier, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodiidae Viguier, 1878
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOthilia Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) Gray, 1840 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopia Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScaphaster de Loriol, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetrodira Gray, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpinohenricia Heding, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia Gray, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThyraster Ives, 1890 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvasterinae Viguier, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropseidae Hotchkiss & Clark, 1976
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVerrillaster Downey, 1973 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biological Information System for Marine Life (BISMaL) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123132
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-01-19 09:31:50Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2017-06-15 01:34:54Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2017). Echinasteridae Verrill, 1867. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123132 on 2017-06-24
   
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