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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) muelleri (M. Sars, 1846) 
AphiaID: 125158

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 editorForcipulatacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) muelleri
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) Verrill, 1866
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthion muelleri M. Sars, 1846 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias muelleri Norman, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias mülleri Norman, 1865 (Spelling variation for Asterias muelleri)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias muelleri (M. Sars, 1846) · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellonia hispida (Pennant, 1777) (Suppressed and replaced by A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey (1992))
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 
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmalkorstroll [from synonym]  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmalkorstroll [from synonym]  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortjockarmad sjöstjärna  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) muelleri celtica A.M. Clark in Clark & Downey, 1992
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) muelleri muelleri (M. Sars, 1846)
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 editorSpitsbergen [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Ireland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIreland [details]
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorShetlands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern North Pacific [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDoggersbank [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorway [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreenlandic Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIcelandic Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]

Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBreeding Broods young in spring [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Lower shore to more than 200 m depth, under stones on the shore and on rough grounds offshore; western coasts of the British Isles from Ireland to Shetland, including the Irish Sea and the northern North Sea as far south as the Dogger Bank [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125158
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2009-01-03 23:20:49Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2009-01-06 03:01:28Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Leptasterias (Leptasterias) muelleri (M. Sars, 1846). 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=125158 on 2014-12-21
  
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