Asteroidea Logo
Introduction | Search taxa | Taxon tree | Specimens | Literature | Stats | Log in

Asteroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster Wyville Thomson, 1878 
AphiaID: 123267

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 editorValvatacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaxillosida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanasteridae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanasteridae Sladen, 1883
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbatrossaster Ludwig, 1907 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbatrossia Ludwig, 1905 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbatrossia nuda (Ludwig, 1907)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulaster Perrier, 1882 (Synonym according to Ludwig (1907))
Sources  original description Thomson, C. W. (1878). The voyage of the "Challenger" : the Atlantic. London: Macmillan. 1: 1-424. 2: 1-396., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11731956
page(s): 351,352 [details]

[show all]
Direct child
taxa (17)

[show all]
[sort alpha..]
 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ivanovi Belyaev, 1969

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster caulifer Sladen, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster crassus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEremicaster crassus (Sladen, 1883) (original combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster eremicus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1921))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster fragilis Döderlein, 1921 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster gracilis Sladen, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEremicaster gracilis (Sladen, 1883) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEremicaster crassus (Sladen, 1883) (Synonym according to Belyaev (1985).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster granulosus Perrier, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster inermis Perrier, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Lieberkind (1935))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster irregularis Lieberkind, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster pacificus Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEremicaster pacificus (Ludwig, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster pedunculatus (Perrier, 1882) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1921))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster sladeni (Perrier, 1885) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Lieberkind (1935))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster tenebrarius Fisher, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEremicaster crassus (Sladen, 1883) (Synonym according to Belyaev (1985).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster tuberosus Sladen, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878 (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster vicinus Ludwig, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEremicaster vicinus Ludwig, 1907
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster waltharii Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEremicaster crassus (Sladen, 1883) (Synonym according to Fisher (1911) and Belyaev (1985))
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123267
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-01-21 08:09:52Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2009-01-18 22:01:36Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2017-06-13 21:48:12Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2017). Porcellanaster Wyville Thomson, 1878. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123267 on 2017-10-19
   
Website and databases developed and hosted by VLIZ · Page generated 2017-10-19 GMT · contact: