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Asterina burtoni Gray, 1840

213130  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213130)

 unaccepted (original designation)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
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): 289 [details]   
Note Red Sea.  
From other sources
Type locality Red Sea. [details]
Description Colour in life: deep pink centre to disc grading through white to light purple arm tips (Humphreys, 1981). Description:...  
Description Colour in life: deep pink centre to disc grading through white to light purple arm tips (Humphreys, 1981). Description: colour greenish brown, usually with darker blotches (one specimen is red); five armed (one specimen from Gesira with seven arms); single madreporite. Variable for morphological and physiological features (Tortonese, 1980).
Fissiparity rarely occurs in Somalia, although it is much more frequent in the Red Sea and other regions (Tortonese, 1980).
Also recorded in SE Arabia, Persian Gulf, W Indian, Pakistan, Maldive area, Ceylon Bay of Bengal East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan, South Pacific Is. and Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Lakshadweep (India)(Sastry, 1991).
General distribution: tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958); from the Red Sea to Hawaii (Tortonese, 1980); East coast of Africa to Hawaiian Islands (Sastry, 1991). [details]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Asterina burtoni Gray, 1840. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213130 on 2018-02-24
Date
action
by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z
created
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2008-12-08 02:38:14Z
changed
2010-02-27 02:02:44Z
changed

original description 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): 289 [details]   

basis of record Sloan, N.A., A.M. Clark & J.D. Taylor (1979). The Echinoderms of Aldabra and their habitats. Bull. Br. Mus. Nat. Hist. (Zool.) 37 (2): 81- 128. [details]   

additional source Streftaris, N.; Zenetos, A.; Papathanassiou, E. (2005). Globalisation in marine ecosystems: the story of non-indigenous marine species across European seas. Oceanogr. Mar. Biol. Ann. Rev. 43: 419-453. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Zenetos, A., M.E. Çinar, M.A. Pancucci-Papadopoulou, J.G. Harmelin, G. Furnari, F. Andaloro, N. Bellou, N. Streftaris & H. Zibrowius. (2005). Annotated list of marine alien species in the Mediterranean with records of the worst invasive species. Mediterranean Marine Science 6(2):63-118. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Galil, B. (2007). Seeing Red: Alien species along the Mediterranean coast of Israel. Aquatic Invasions. 2(4): 281-312., available online at https://doi.org/10.3391/ai.2007.2.4.2 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

source of synonymy Sloan, N.A., A.M. Clark & J.D. Taylor (1979). The Echinoderms of Aldabra and their habitats. Bull. Br. Mus. Nat. Hist. (Zool.) 37 (2): 81- 128. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Colour in life: deep pink centre to disc grading through white to light purple arm tips (Humphreys, 1981). Description: colour greenish brown, usually with darker blotches (one specimen is red); five armed (one specimen from Gesira with seven arms); single madreporite. Variable for morphological and physiological features (Tortonese, 1980).
Fissiparity rarely occurs in Somalia, although it is much more frequent in the Red Sea and other regions (Tortonese, 1980).
Also recorded in SE Arabia, Persian Gulf, W Indian, Pakistan, Maldive area, Ceylon Bay of Bengal East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan, South Pacific Is. and Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Lakshadweep (India)(Sastry, 1991).
General distribution: tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958); from the Red Sea to Hawaii (Tortonese, 1980); East coast of Africa to Hawaiian Islands (Sastry, 1991). [details]

Type locality Red Sea. [details]
 

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