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Leiaster Peters, 1852

206185  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206185)

accepted
Genus
Ophidiaster (Leiaster) Peters, 1852 (raised to full genus by von Martens (1866) and Fisher (1919))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Peters, W. (1852). Ubersicht der Seesterne (Asteridae) von Mossambique. Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Konigl.Preuss.Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1852: 177-178., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/41528#page/181/mode/1up
page(s): 177 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Leiaster Peters, 1852. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206185 on 2018-08-14
Date
action
by
1999-09-04 22:25:11Z
created
2000-09-26 07:19:20Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2006-09-13 06:47:38Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2008-10-19 23:51:53Z
changed

original description Peters, W. (1852). Ubersicht der Seesterne (Asteridae) von Mossambique. Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Konigl.Preuss.Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1852: 177-178., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/41528#page/181/mode/1up
page(s): 177 [details]   

original description  (ofLepidaster Verrill, 1871) Verrill, A. E. (1871). Notes on Radiata in the museum of Yale College with descriptions of new genera and species.No. 8. Additional observations on echinoderms, chiefly from the Pacific coast of America. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences. 1(2): 568-593., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13465264#page/578/mode/1up
page(s): 577 [details]   

original description  (ofOphidiaster (Leiaster) Peters, 1852) Peters, W. (1852). Ubersicht der Seesterne (Asteridae) von Mossambique. Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Konigl.Preuss.Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1852: 177-178., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/41528#page/181/mode/1up
page(s): 177 [details]   

basis of record 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]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Jangoux, M. (1980). Le Genre Leiaster Peters (Echinodermata, Asteroidea : Ophidiasteridae), Revue de Zoologie Africaine 94(1): 87-108. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Remark Proposed with subgeneric rank in Ophidiaster L. Agassiz, 1835 by Peters, W.C.H. (1852). Type species: Ophidiaster (Leiaster) coriaceus Peters, 1852, by subsequent designation by Fisher, W.K. (1919) (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
In family Linckiidae in Ludwig (1899) . [details]
 



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Japanese オオアカヒトデ  [details]
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