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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNardoa variolata (Retzius, 1805)

212316  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212316)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias variolata Retzius, 1805) Retzius, A.J. (1805). Dissertatio sistens speices cognitas Asteriarum. Lundae. 37 pp.
page(s): 19 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: granules between plates mid...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: granules between plates mid brown, rest black, abactinal surface light grey-brown.
Eaten by shrimp Hymenocera elegans (Gnathophyllidae) which sits on the aboral surface and eats the arm tips (Humphreys, 1981).
General distribution: westrn Indian Ocean (Tortonese, 1980). [details]
Mah, C. (2008). Nardoa variolata (Retzius, 1805). In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212316 on 2017-12-16

Date
action
by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z
created
2000-09-11 07:17:12Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2008-10-24 18:54:18Z
changed

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNardoa agassizi Gray, 1840) Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 287 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias variolata Retzius, 1805) Retzius, A.J. (1805). Dissertatio sistens speices cognitas Asteriarum. Lundae. 37 pp.
page(s): 19 [details]   

basis of record Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History). London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls., available online at http://www.abctaxa.be/downloads/additional-information-volume-1/works-famous-holothuroid-workers/fwe-rowe/MonographIndoWestPacific.pdf [details]   

additional source Décary, R. (1924). Liste d'echinodermes receuillis a Madagascar. Bulletin de l'academie Malgache nouvelle serie Tome IV38-41 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorScytaster variolatus (Retzius, 1805)) 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]   

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorScytaster variolatus (Retzius, 1805)) Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. Vieweg: Braunschweig. xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 34 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLinckia variolata (Retzius, 1805)) 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]   

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelia variolata (Retzius, 1805)) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNardoa agassizi Gray, 1840) Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology. 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18948 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: granules between plates mid brown, rest black, abactinal surface light grey-brown.
Eaten by shrimp Hymenocera elegans (Gnathophyllidae) which sits on the aboral surface and eats the arm tips (Humphreys, 1981).
General distribution: westrn Indian Ocean (Tortonese, 1980). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Described by Gray according to Simpson & Brown (1910), by Linck according to Ludwig (1899).
In family Linckiidae in Tortonese (1980). [details]
 

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