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Asteroidea taxon details

Pteraster fornicatus Mortensen, 1933

178572  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178572)

accepted
Species
Pteraster (Apterodon) fornicatus Mortensen, 1933· accepted, alternate representation
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Mortensen, T. (1933). Echinoderms of South Africa (Asteroidea and Ophiuroidea) Papers from Dr. Th. Mortensen's Pacific Expedition 1914-16. Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk naturhistorisk Forening 93. 65: 215-400.
page(s): 270 [details]   
Note SW of Cape St Martin, 330 m. (Clark &...  
Type locality SW of Cape St Martin, 330 m. (Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976). [details]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Pteraster fornicatus Mortensen, 1933. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178572 on 2018-06-24
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2005-08-04 07:50:58Z
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Aracina, Claudia
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original description Mortensen, T. (1933). Echinoderms of South Africa (Asteroidea and Ophiuroidea) Papers from Dr. Th. Mortensen's Pacific Expedition 1914-16. Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk naturhistorisk Forening 93. 65: 215-400.
page(s): 270 [details]   

original description  (ofPteraster (Apterodon) fornicatus Mortensen, 1933) Mortensen, T. (1933). Echinoderms of South Africa (Asteroidea and Ophiuroidea) Papers from Dr. Th. Mortensen's Pacific Expedition 1914-16. Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk naturhistorisk Forening 93. 65: 215-400.
page(s): 270 [details]   

basis of record 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. & Courtman-Stock, J. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Type locality SW of Cape St Martin, 330 m. (Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976). [details]
 

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