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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinasteridae Verrill, 1867

123132  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123132)

accepted
Family
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetrodiridae Sladen, 1889 (Metrodira placed into Echinasteridae by Blake (1980). Metrodiridae sunk into Echinasteridae.)
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 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCribrella Lütken, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia Gray, 1840 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyllaster A.H. Clark, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
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 (Synonym according to Mortensen (1927))
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodiinae Viguier, 1878 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 (Subgenus of Echinaster Muller & Troschel, 1840)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhopia Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScaphaster de Loriol, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetrodira Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1919).)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpinohenricia Heding, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHenricia Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Madsen (1987))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThyraster Ives, 1890 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840 (Synonym according to Downey (1973).)
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvasterinae Viguier, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvasteridae Viguier, 1879 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 (synonym according to Tortonese & Downey (1977).)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
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]   
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 2017-12-16

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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]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetrodiridae Sladen, 1889) 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 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetrodirinae Sladen, 1889) 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): 415 [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]   

additional source Clark, A.M. (1996). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 3. Velatida and Spinulosida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1996). Echinoderm Studies, 5: pp. 183-250 (look up in IMIS[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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetrodiridae Sladen, 1889) Blake, D.B. (1980). On the affinites of three small sea-star families. Journal of Natural History 14: 163-182 [details]   
 



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