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Nardoa variolata (Bruzelius, 1805)

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

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofAsterias variolata Bruzelius, 1805) Bruzelius, A.J. (1805). <i>Dissertatio sistens speices cognitas Asteriarum</i>. Lundae. 37 pp., available online at https://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/id/PPN634528459
page(s): 19 [details]   
Description Colour in life: granules between plates mid brown, rest black, abactinal surface light grey-brown.
Eaten by shrimp...  
Description 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.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Nardoa variolata (Bruzelius, 1805). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212316 on 2018-10-23
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
2018-01-30 01:51:35Z
changed

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

original description  (ofAsterias variolata Bruzelius, 1805) Bruzelius, A.J. (1805). <i>Dissertatio sistens speices cognitas Asteriarum</i>. Lundae. 37 pp., available online at https://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/id/PPN634528459
page(s): 19 [details]   

basis of record Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. <em>Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History).</em> 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 D├ęcary, R. (1924). Liste d'echinodermes receuillis a Madagascar. Bulletin de l'academie Malgache nouvelle serie Tome IV38-41 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description 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]

Remark 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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