Asteroidea Logo
Introduction | Search taxa | Taxon tree | Specimens | Literature | Stats | Log in

Asteroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtoreaster nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758)

213285  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213285)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster clouei Perrier, 1869 (Synonym according to Bell (1884))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster franklini (Gray, 1840) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster hiulcus (Gray, 1840) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster intermedia von Martens, 1866 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster mammosus Valenciennes (MS) in Perrier, 1869 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster mutica von Martens, 1866 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster nahensis Goto, 1914 (synonym according to Hayashi (1938))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster turritus (Gray, 1840) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros clouei (Perrier, 1869) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936, index))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros franklini Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros hiulcus Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros modestus Gray, 1866 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros turritus Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias nodosa Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: tubercles yellow with orange...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: tubercles yellow with orange tips, papular areas blue-grey with paulae green; remainder of aboral surface deep green, marginals pale yellow, ambulacral spines white, tube feet pink with purple centre, adoral side purple with white plates showing through (Humphreys, 1981).
Also distributed in Guam, Seleo Island, New Caledonia (Clark, 1954); Ceylon, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-30 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Mah, C. (2008). Protoreaster nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758). In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213285 on 2017-12-12

Date
action
by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z
created
2000-09-26 07:19:20Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2008-12-07 02:46:14Z
changed

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros hiulcus 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): 276 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros turritus 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): 277 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster hondurae Domantay & Roxas, 1938) Domantay, J.S. and Roxas, H. A. (1938). The Littoral Asteroidea of Port Galera Bay and adjacent waters. Philippine Journal of Science. 65(3): 203-237, 17 plates.
page(s): 211 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster intermedia von Martens, 1866) Martens, E. von (1866). Ueber östasiatiche Echinodermen. I. Asteroiden (Fortsetzung). 3. Seesterne des indischen Archipels. II. Ophiuren. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 32:: 57-88; 133-189., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31351#page/65/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster mammosus Valenciennes (MS) in Perrier, 1869) Perrier, E. (1869). Recherche sur les pédicellaires et les ambulacres des astérides et des oursins. Thèses présentées à la Faculté des Sciences de Paris pour obtenir le Grade de Docteur ès Sciences Naturelles Victor Masson et fils, Paris. 5-188, plates 1-7., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/49472#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 78 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster nahensis Goto, 1914) Goto, S. (1914). A descriptive monograph of Japanese Asteroidea. 1. Journal of the College of Science, Imperial University of Tokyo 29: 1-808, plates 1-19., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31362#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 463 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster mutica von Martens, 1866) Martens, E. von (1866). Ueber östasiatiche Echinodermen. I. Asteroiden (Fortsetzung). 3. Seesterne des indischen Archipels. II. Ophiuren. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 32:: 57-88; 133-189., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31351#page/65/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster modestus Goto, 1914) Goto, S. (1914). A descriptive monograph of Japanese Asteroidea. 1. Journal of the College of Science, Imperial University of Tokyo 29: 1-808, plates 1-19., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/31362#page/11/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros franklini 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): 277 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros modestus Gray, 1866) Gray, J. E. (1866). Synopsis of the Species of Starfish in the British Museum (with figures of some of the new species). 18pp, 16 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/43140#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 6 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias dorsatus Linnaeus, 1753) Linnaeus. (1753). Museum Tessinianum. 123 pp. Holmiae., available online at https://books.google.com.au/books?id=ceZVAAAAcAAJ&pg=PA114&lpg=PA114&dq=asterias+gigas+Museum+Tessinianum&source=bl&ots=m3-AJ-OQR_&sig=2EwRg9mLYG_T-mWLfvKdt0bt5Vg&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiJzMvo8-rWAhXCXrwKHceeCGMQ6AEIJjAA#v=onepage&q&f=false
page(s): 114, Tabula IX [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias nodosa Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster nodosus var. hondurae Domantay & Roxas, 1938) Domantay, J.S. and Roxas, H. A. (1938). The Littoral Asteroidea of Port Galera Bay and adjacent waters. Philippine Journal of Science. 65(3): 203-237, 17 plates.
page(s): 211 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster clouei Perrier, 1869) Perrier, E. (1869). Recherche sur les pédicellaires et les ambulacres des astérides et des oursins. Thèses présentées à la Faculté des Sciences de Paris pour obtenir le Grade de Docteur ès Sciences Naturelles Victor Masson et fils, Paris. 5-188, plates 1-7., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/49472#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 79 [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 Ludwig, H. (1899). Echinodermen des Sansibargebietes. Abhandl. d. Senckenb. naturf. Ges., Bonn, Vol. 21(1): 537 - 563. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Bell, F. J. 1909. Report on the echinoderma (other than holothurians) collected by Mr. J. Stanley Gardiner in the western parts of the Indian Ocean. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. 2nd Series: Zoology 13, 17-22., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55291#page/35/mode/1up [details]   

additional source Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Zenetos, A.; Gofas, S.; Verlaque, M.; Cinar, M.; Garcia Raso, J.; Bianchi, C.; Morri, C.; Azzurro, E.; Bilecenoglu, M.; Froglia, C.; Siokou, I.; Violanti, D.; Sfriso, A.; San Martin, G.; Giangrande, A.; Katagan, T.; Ballesteros, E.; Ramos-Espla, A.; Mastrototaro, F.; Ocana, O.; Zingone, A.; Gambi, M.; Streftaris, N. (2010). Alien species in the Mediterranean Sea by 2010. A contribution to the application of European Union’s Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD). Part I. Spatial distribution. Mediterranean Marine Science. 11(2): 381-493., available online at https://doi.org/10.12681/mms.87 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros turritus Gray, 1840) Döderlein, L. (1936). Die Asteriden der Siboga-Exped. III. Die unterfamile Oreasterinae. Siboga-Expedition, 46(2): 295-369, pls. 21-32., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11718319#page/413/mode/1up [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros nodosus (Linnaeus, 1758)) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros hiulcus Gray, 1840) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros franklini Gray, 1840) Fisher, W.K. (1919). Starfishes of the Philippine seas and adjacent waters. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 3(100): 1-547. 156 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32667#page/7/mode/1up [details]   

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreaster hiulcus (Gray, 1840)) 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): 48 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (Introduced species) Katsanevakis, S.; Bogucarskis, K.; Gatto, F.; Vandekerkhove, J.; Deriu, I.; Cardoso A.S. (2012). Building the European Alien Species Information Network (EASIN): a novel approach for the exploration of distributed alien species data. BioInvasions Records. 1: 235-245., available online at http://easin.jrc.ec.europa.eu [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: tubercles yellow with orange tips, papular areas blue-grey with paulae green; remainder of aboral surface deep green, marginals pale yellow, ambulacral spines white, tube feet pink with purple centre, adoral side purple with white plates showing through (Humphreys, 1981).
Also distributed in Guam, Seleo Island, New Caledonia (Clark, 1954); Ceylon, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-30 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type data: status and whereabouts undetermined. Type locality: Indian Ocean (as 'M. Indico') (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Author spelled 'Linné' in Clark (1954). [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellicola oreastriphilus Kossmann, 1877 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynstellicola kossmanni (Humes & Ho, 1967) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynstellicola pichoni (Humes & Ho, 1966) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
LanguageName 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorコブヒトデ  [details]
Website and databases developed and hosted by VLIZ · Page generated 2017-12-12 GMT · contact: