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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster militaris (O.F. Müller, 1776) 
AphiaID: 124147

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 editorVelatida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterasteridae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias militaris O.F. Müller, 1776 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriscus militaris Müller & Troschel, 1842
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster aporus Ludwig, 1886 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterasterides aporus Verrill, 1909 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Sources  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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspetsig knubbsjöstjärna  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
Barents Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBarents Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKola Bay [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpitsbergen [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaguenay Fjord [details]
Davis Strait
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDavis Strait [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Hudson Strait
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHudson Strait [details]
Kattegat
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKattegat [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNewfoundland Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth American Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRockall Trough [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited States part of the North Atlantic Ocean [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest European Basin [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern North Pacific [details]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorway [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTrondheim [details]
Sweden
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSweden [details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Cod [details]
White Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWhite Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCircumboreal [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 18 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 21 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreenland [details]

Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (10 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (175 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (16 nucleotides; 10 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBreeding Brood young under membrane [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic to Cape Cod [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northern North Sea, in more than 100 m depth; one coastal record from Ross-shire (36m) may be a mistaken identification [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124147
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2009-01-20 18:13:59Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Pteraster militaris (O.F. Müller, 1776). In: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database at http://www.marinespecies.org/Asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=124147 on 2014-08-22
  
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