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Leptasterias Verrill, 1866

123222  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123222)

accepted
Genus
Subgenus Leptasterias (Endogenasterias) Djakonov, 1938
Subgenus Leptasterias (Hexasterias) Fisher, 1930
Subgenus Leptasterias (Leptasterias) Verrill, 1866
Species Leptasterias arctica (Murdoch, 1885)
Species Leptasterias austera (Verrill, 1895)
Species Leptasterias canuti Heding, 1936
Species Leptasterias clavispina Heding, 1936
Species Leptasterias compta (Stimpson, 1862)
Species Leptasterias danica (Levinsen, 1886)
Species Leptasterias degerboelli Heding, 1935
Species Leptasterias floccosa (Levinsen, 1886)
Species Leptasterias groenlandica (Steenstrup, 1857)
Species Leptasterias hispidella Verrill, 1895
Species Leptasterias hyperborea (Danielssen & Koren, 1882)
Species Leptasterias littoralis (Stimpson, 1853)
Species Leptasterias tenera (Stimpson, 1862)

Species Leptasterias muelleri (M. Sars, 1846) represented as Leptasterias (Leptasterias) muelleri (M. Sars, 1846)
Species Leptasterias polaris (Müller & Troschel, 1842) represented as Leptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris (Müller & Troschel, 1842)

Species Leptasterias islandica Levinsen, 1886 accepted as Leptasterias arctica (Murdoch, 1885) (Synonym according to Djakonov (1950))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Verrill, A. E. (1866). On the Polyps and Echinoderms of New England, with Descriptions of new species. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History. 10: 333-375., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/37035#page/341/mode/1up
page(s): 350 [details]   
Taxonomy Many of the subgenera established by Djakonov (1929, 1938) have not been completely evaluated within the context of a...  
Taxonomy Many of the subgenera established by Djakonov (1929, 1938) have not been completely evaluated within the context of a comprehensive treatment. Taxa within the Leptasterias species complex have not been rigorously evaluated and are often poorly differentiated. [details]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Leptasterias Verrill, 1866. Accessed through: Kennedy, M.K., L. Van Guelpen, G. Pohle, L. Bajona (Eds.) (2018) Canadian Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/carms/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123222 on 2018-04-27
Kennedy, M.K., L. Van Guelpen, G. Pohle, L. Bajona (Eds.) (2018). Canadian Register of Marine Species. Leptasterias Verrill, 1866. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/carms/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123222 on 2018-04-27
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Verrill, A. E. (1866). On the Polyps and Echinoderms of New England, with Descriptions of new species. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History. 10: 333-375., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/37035#page/341/mode/1up
page(s): 350 [details]   

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Clark, A.M.; Downey, M.E. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. Chapman & Hall Identification Guides, 3. Chapman & Hall. London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Clark, A.M.and Mah, C. (2001). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 4. Forcipulatida and Brisingida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (2001). Echinoderm Studies, 6: pp. 229-347 (look up in IMIS[details]   
From editor or global species database
Taxonomy Many of the subgenera established by Djakonov (1929, 1938) have not been completely evaluated within the context of a comprehensive treatment. Taxa within the Leptasterias species complex have not been rigorously evaluated and are often poorly differentiated. [details]
 



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