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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis carinifera (Lamarck, 1816) 
AphiaID: 213177

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroidea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropseidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis Müller & Troschel, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias carinifera Lamarck, 1816 (Basyonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterope carinifera Müller & Troschel, 1842
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnasteria biserrata von Martens, 1866 (Synonym according to de Loriol (1885))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnasteria carinifera von Martens, 1866
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnasteria inermis Gray, 1840 (synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnasteria spinosa Gray, 1840 (synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnasteria valvulata Perrier, 1875
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnasterias carinifera Bell, 1893
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster mammillatus Tortonese, 1960
Sources  basis of record Clark, A.M. and F.W.E. Rowe. (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]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Caledonia [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indian Ocean [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [details]

Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellicola oreastriphilus Kossmann, 1877 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellicomes tumidulus Humes & Cressey, 1958 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (6 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (27 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: pale grey with irregular brown markings, uniformly pale grey below.
Some with commensal polynoid Hololepidella nigropuntata (Humphreys, 1981).
Also recorded in SE Arabia, Ceylon, east Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan, south Pacific Is? And Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Lakshadweep (India) (Sastry, 1991); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
General distribution: East coast of Africa to Hawaiian Islands (Sastry, 1991); tropical, Indo-Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-15 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Placed in family Asteropidae in Clark & Rowe (1971).
Type data: status undetermined in Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (France). Type locality: unknown (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Asteropsis carinifera (Lamarck, 1816)
Asteropsis carinifera ...
Asteropsis carinifera (Lamarck, 1816)
Asteropsis carinifera ...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213177
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-25 12:31:29Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2008-12-07 14:43:37Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Asteropsis carinifera (Lamarck, 1816). In: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database at http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213177 on 2014-04-21
  
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