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Asteroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia Gray, 1840 
AphiaID: 123311

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 editorValvatida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias milleporella Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia milleporella (Lamarck, 1816) (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae Forbes, 1841
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustrofromia H.L. Clark, 1921 (Syonym according to Rowe (1989))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCelerina A.M. Clark, 1967 (Referred to synonymy by Mah (2017))
Sources  original description Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 286 [details]

status source Mah, C.; Foltz, D. (2011). Molecular phylogeny of the Valvatacea (Asteroidea: Echinodermata). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 161(4): 769-788., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2010.00659.x/full [details]

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Vernacular
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Language   Name 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorジュズベリヒトデ  [details]
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taxa (27)

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia armata Koehler, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia balanse Perrier, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia elegans H.L. Clark, 1921
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia eusticha Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia ghardaqana Mortensen, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia hadracantha H.L. Clark, 1921
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia heffernani (Livingstone, 1931)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia hemiopla Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia indica (Perrier, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia milleporella (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia monilis (Perrier, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia nodosa A.M. Clark, 1967
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia pacifica H.L. Clark, 1921
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia polypora H.L. Clark, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia schultzei Döderlein, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia subtilis (Lutken, 1871)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia maldivensis Moosleitner, 1998 (nomen dubium)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia mexicana Perrier, 1884 (nomen nudum, according to H.L. Clark (1921)-undescribed)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia (Metrodira) Gray 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetrodira Gray, 1840
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia (Metrodira) subtilis (Lutken, 1871) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetrodira subtilis (Lutken, 1871)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia (Metrodira) subulata (Gray, 1840) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetrodira subulata Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia andamanensis Koehler, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia indica (Perrier, 1869) (synonym according to Hayashi (1938))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia japonica Perrier, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia monilis (Perrier, 1869) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia major Koehler, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia monilis (Perrier, 1869) (Synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia narcissae Perrier, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNarcissia canariensis (d'Orbigny, 1839) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia pistoria (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia milleporella (Lamarck, 1816) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia tumida Bell, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia indica (Perrier, 1869)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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  
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123311
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2006-09-12 06:54:36Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2008-10-24 15:38:27Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2008-12-24 03:52:28Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2011-10-05 21:52:40Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2011). Fromia Gray, 1840. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123311 on 2017-10-24
   
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