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Ophidiaster L. Agassiz, 1836

123314  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123314)

accepted
Genus
Chione Gistel, 1848 (Synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Species Ophidiaster agassizi Perrier, 1881
Species Ophidiaster alexandri Verrill, 1915
Species Ophidiaster armatus Koehler, 1910
Species Ophidiaster bayeri A.H. Clark, 1948
Species Ophidiaster bullisi (Downey, 1970)
Species Ophidiaster confertus H.L. Clark, 1916
Species Ophidiaster cribrarius Lütken, 1871
Species Ophidiaster duncani de Loriol, 1885
Species Ophidiaster easterensis Ziesenhenne, 1963
Species Ophidiaster granifer Lütken, 1871
Species Ophidiaster guildingi Gray, 1840
Species Ophidiaster helicostichus Sladen, 1889
Species Ophidiaster hemprichi Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Ophidiaster kermadecensis Benham, 1911
Species Ophidiaster lorioli Fisher, 1906
Species Ophidiaster ludwigi deLoriol, 1900
Species Ophidiaster macknighti H.E.S. Clark, 1962
Species Ophidiaster multispinus Liao & A.M. Clark, 1996
Species Ophidiaster ophidianus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Ophidiaster perplexus A.H. Clark, 1954
Species Ophidiaster perrieri de Loriol, 1885
Species Ophidiaster reyssi Sibuet, 1977
Species Ophidiaster rhabdotus Fisher, 1906
Species Ophidiaster tuberifer Sladen, 1889

Species Ophidiaster arenatus (Lamarck, 1816) (nomen dubium, Unidentifiable according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Ophidiaster attenuatus Perrier, 1869 (nomen dubium)
Species Ophidiaster bicolor (Lamarck, 1816) (nomen dubium, Unidentifiable according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Ophidiaster chinensis Perrier, 1875 (nomen dubium)

Species Ophidiaster campbelli Perrier in Filhol, 1885 (nomen nudum)

Subgenus Ophidiaster (Hacelia) Gray, 1840 accepted as Hacelia Gray, 1840 (synonym)
Subgenus Ophidiaster (Leiaster) Peters, 1852 accepted as Leiaster Peters, 1852 (raised to full genus by von Martens (1866) and Fisher (1919))
Subgenus Ophidiaster (Pharia) (Gray, 1840) accepted as Pharia Gray, 1840 (Raised to genus by Sladen (1889))
Species Ophidiaster aequalis Dujardin & Hupe, 1862 accepted as Mediaster aequalis Stimpson, 1857
Species Ophidiaster asperulus Lutken, 1871 accepted as Dactylosaster cylindricus (Lamarck, 1816) (A synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Ophidiaster astridae Engel, 1938 accepted as Ophidiaster helicostichus Sladen, 1889 (Synonym)
Species Ophidiaster aurantius Gray, 1840 accepted as Ophidiaster ophidianus (Lamarck, 1816) (synonym according to Muller and Troschel (1842))
Species Ophidiaster canariensis Greeff, 1872 accepted as Ophidiaster ophidianus (Lamarck, 1816) (Synonym according to Ludwig (1897))
Species Ophidiaster clathratus Grube, 1865 accepted as Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Ophidiaster columbiae Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Cistina columbiae Gray, 1840
Species Ophidiaster crassa (Gray, 1840) accepted as Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Ophidiaster cylindricus (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Dactylosaster cylindricus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Ophidiaster diplax Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Species Ophidiaster dubiosus Fisher, 1919 accepted as Tamaria dubiosa (Koehler, 1910)
Species Ophidiaster echinulatus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Mithrodia clavigera (Lamarck, 1816) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Ophidiaster ehrenbergi Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840 (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Ophidiaster flaccidus Lutken, 1859 accepted as Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840 (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Ophidiaster floridae Perrier, 1881 accepted as Tamaria floridae (Perrier, 1881)
Species Ophidiaster fuscus (Gray, 1840) accepted as Tamaria fusca Gray, 1840
Species Ophidiaster germani Perrier, 1875 accepted as Ophidiaster cribrarius Lütken, 1871 (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Ophidiaster hirsutus Koehler, 1910 accepted as Tamaria hirsuta (Koehler, 1910)
Species Ophidiaster inarmata Koehler, 1895 accepted as Ophidiaster helicostichus Sladen, 1889 (a variety of O. helicostichus)
Species Ophidiaster irregularis Perrier, 1869 accepted as Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840
Species Ophidiaster laevigatus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Ophidiaster leachi Gray, 1840 accepted as Leiaster leachi (Gray, 1840)
Species Ophidiaster lessonae Gasco, 1876 accepted as Hacelia attenuata Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Ludwig (1897))
Species Ophidiaster linearis Perrier, 1869 accepted as Metrodira dubia (Synonym according to H.L)
Species Ophidiaster lioderma H.L. Clark, 1921 accepted as Ophidiaster duncani de Loriol, 1885 (Synonym accoridng to Jangoux (1985))
Species Ophidiaster lymani (A.H. Clark, 1948) accepted as Ophidiaster guildingi Gray, 1840
Species Ophidiaster marmoratus Michelin, 1844 accepted as Tamaria marmorata (Michelin, 1844)
Species Ophidiaster miliaris Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Ophidiaster multiforis (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Linckia multifora (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Ophidiaster ornatus Koehler, 1910 accepted as Tamaria ornata (Koehler, 1910)
Species Ophidiaster ornithopus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840 (synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Ophidiaster pacifica (Gray, 1840) accepted as Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840 (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Ophidiaster pinguis H.L. Clark, 1941 accepted as Ophidiaster alexandri Verrill, 1915 (Synonym according to Downey in Miller (1984))
Species Ophidiaster porosissimus Lutken, 1859 accepted as Pharia pyramidata (Gray, 1840) (synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Ophidiaster propinquus Livingstone, 1932 accepted as Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym according to Rowe & Pawson (1977))
Species Ophidiaster purpureus Perrier, 1869 accepted as Ophidiaster hemprichi Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym)
Species Ophidiaster pusillus Müller & Troschel, 1844 accepted as Tamaria pusilla (Müller & Troschel, 1844)
Species Ophidiaster pustulatus von Martens, 1866 accepted as Ophidiaster hemprichi Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym)
Species Ophidiaster pustulatus (von Martens, 1866) accepted as Ophidiaster hemprichi Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1926) and A.M. Clark in Clark & Rowe (1971))
Species Ophidiaster pyramidatus Gray, 1840 accepted as Ophidiaster (Pharia) pyramidatus Gray, 1840 accepted as Pharia pyramidata (Gray, 1840)
Species Ophidiaster robillardi de Loriol, 1885 accepted as Ophidiaster cribrarius Lütken, 1871
Species Ophidiaster schismochilus H.L. Clark, 1922 accepted as Copidaster schismochilus (H.L. Clark, 1922)
Species Ophidiaster sclerodermus Fisher, 1906 accepted as Tamaria scleroderma (Fisher, 1906)
Species Ophidiaster squameus Fisher, 1906 accepted as Ophidiaster hemprichi Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Probable synonym according to A.M. Clark in Clark & Rowe (1971))
Species Ophidiaster superba (H.L. Clark, 1921) accepted as Hacelia attenuata Gray, 1840
Species Ophidiaster suturalis Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Phataria unifascialis (Gray, 1840) (synonym according to Verrill (1870))
Species Ophidiaster tenellus Fisher, 1906 accepted as Tamaria tenella (Fisher, 1906)
Species Ophidiaster triseriatus Fisher, 1906 accepted as Tamaria triseriata (Fisher, 1906)
Species Ophidiaster trychnus Fisher, 1913 accepted as Ophidiaster granifer Lütken, 1871 (synonym according to H.L. Clark (1921))
Species Ophidiaster tuberculatus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Nardoa tuberculata Gray, 1840
Species Ophidiaster tumescens Koehler, 1910 accepted as Tamaria tumescens (Koehler, 1910)
Species Ophidiaster vestitus Perrier, 1869 accepted as Echinaster vestitus Perrier, 1869 accepted as Echinaster purpureus (Gray, 1840)
Species Ophidiaster watsoni Livingstone, 1936 accepted as Gomophia watsoni (Livingstone, 1936)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Agassiz, L. (1836). Prodrome d'une Monographie des Radiaires ou Echinodermes. Mémoires de la Société des Sciences naturelles de Neuchâtel. 1, 168-199., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40297#page/180/mode/1up
page(s): 191 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Ophidiaster L. Agassiz, 1836. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123314 on 2018-09-21
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original description  (ofChione Gistel, 1848) Gistel, J. (1848). Class 11. Echinodermata. Naturgeschichte des Tierreichs für höhere Schulen.Stuttgart, 1848. (VIII-IX): 174-177., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/175526#page/194/mode/1up
page(s): 176 [details]   

original description  (ofLinckia franciscus Nardo, 1834) Nardo, J.D. (1834). De Asteriis. Isis von Oken. 1834: 716-717., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/87984#page/388/mode/1up
page(s): 717 [details]   

original description Agassiz, L. (1836). Prodrome d'une Monographie des Radiaires ou Echinodermes. Mémoires de la Société des Sciences naturelles de Neuchâtel. 1, 168-199., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40297#page/180/mode/1up
page(s): 191 [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.; Downey, M.E. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. Chapman & Hall Identification Guides, 3. Chapman & Hall. London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Clark, A.M. (1993). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 2: Valvatida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1993). Echinoderm Studies, 4: pp. 187-366 (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
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