WoRMS taxon details

Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878

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123935  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123935)

accepted
Species
Albatrossaster richardi Koehler, 1909 · unaccepted (synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Albatrossaster semimarginalis Ludwig, 1905 · unaccepted (synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Albatrossia semimarginalis Ludwig, 1905 · unaccepted (synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Caulaster dubius Koehler, 1909 · unaccepted (synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Caulaster pedunculatus Perrier, 1882 · unaccepted (Synonym according to Doderlein (1921))
Caulaster sladeni Perrier, 1885 · unaccepted (synonym according to Lieberkind (1935))
Porcellanaster caulifer Sladen, 1883 · unaccepted (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Porcellanaster eremicus Sladen, 1889 · unaccepted (Synonym according to Doderlein (1921))
Porcellanaster fragilis Döderlein, 1921 · unaccepted (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Porcellanaster granulosus Perrier, 1885 · unaccepted (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Porcellanaster inermis Perrier, 1885 · unaccepted (Synonym according to Lieberkind (1935))
Porcellanaster irregularis Lieberkind, 1932 · unaccepted (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Porcellanaster pedunculatus (Perrier, 1882) · unaccepted (Synonym according to Doderlein (1921))
Porcellanaster sladeni (Perrier, 1885) · unaccepted (Synonym according to Lieberkind (1935))
Porcellanaster tuberosus Sladen, 1883 · unaccepted (Synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Thomson, C.W. (1878). The voyage of the "Challenger" : the Atlantic. London: Macmillan. 1: 1-424. 2: 1-396., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11731956
page(s): 351, 352, 353; note: illustrations on 352, 353 (volume 1) [details]   
Distribution Cosmopolitan (World Oceans)  
Distribution Cosmopolitan (World Oceans) [details]
Mah, C.L. (2022). World Asteroidea Database. Porcellanaster ceruleus Wyville Thomson, 1878. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123935 on 2022-10-03
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original description Thomson, C.W. (1878). The voyage of the "Challenger" : the Atlantic. London: Macmillan. 1: 1-424. 2: 1-396., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11731956
page(s): 351, 352, 353; note: illustrations on 352, 353 (volume 1) [details]   

original description  (of Porcellanaster eremicus Sladen, 1889) Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–1876. Zoology.</em> 30 (part 51): xlii + 893 pages, 118 plates., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-51/README.htm
page(s): 145 [details]   

original description  (of Porcellanaster granulosus Perrier, 1885) Perrier, E. (1885). Premiére note Préliminaire des les Echinodermes, recueillis durant les campagnes de dragages sous-marines du Travailleur et du Talisman. <em>Annales des sciences naturelles, Zoologie.</em> 22(8): 1-72., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36373538
page(s): 53 [details]   

original description  (of Albatrossaster richardi Koehler, 1909) Koehler, R. (1909). Echinodermes provenant des campagnes du yacht Princesse-Alice (Astéries, Ophiures, Echinides et Crinoïdes). <em>Résultats des Campagnes Scientifiques Accomplies sur son Yacht par Albert 1er Prince Souverain de Monaco.</em> 34: 1-317., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18623
page(s): 25 [details]   

original description  (of Albatrossia semimarginalis Ludwig, 1905) Ludwig, H. (1905). Asteroidea. <em>Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard.</em> 32: vii-xii, 1-292+ plates., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28866803
page(s): 97 [details]   

original description  (of Caulaster pedunculatus Perrier, 1882) Perrier, E. (1882). Sur une Asterie des grande profundeurs de l'Atlantique, pourvue d'un peduncle dorsale. <em>Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances de l'Académie des sciences.</em> 95: 1379-1381., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36332511
page(s): 1379 [details]   

original description  (of Caulaster sladeni Perrier, 1885) Perrier, E. (1885). Premiére note Préliminaire des les Echinodermes, recueillis durant les campagnes de dragages sous-marines du Travailleur et du Talisman. <em>Annales des sciences naturelles, Zoologie.</em> 22(8): 1-72., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36373538
page(s): 47 [details]   

original description  (of Albatrossaster semimarginalis Ludwig, 1905) Ludwig, H. (1905). Asteroidea. <em>Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard.</em> 32: vii-xii, 1-292+ plates., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28866803
page(s): 97 [details]   

original description  (of Caulaster dubius Koehler, 1909) Koehler, R. (1909). Astéries recueillies par l'Investigator dans l'océan indien. I.Les Asteries de Mer Profonde. <em>Echinoderma of the Indian Museum.</em> 5: 1-143 pp., 13 plates., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12034817
page(s): 34 [details]   

original description  (of Porcellanaster caulifer Sladen, 1883) Sladen, W.P. (1883) The Asteroidea of H.M.S. <i>Challenger</i> Expedition, pt. 2. Astropectinidae. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 17: 214-269., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31628552
page(s): 222 [details]   

original description  (of Porcellanaster fragilis Döderlein, 1921) Doderlein, L. (1921). Die Asteriden der Siboga-Expedition. i. Porcellanasteridae, Astropectinidae, Benthopectinidae. Siboga Expedition 46(1): 1-47., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14889349
page(s): 15 [details]   

original description  (of Porcellanaster tuberosus Sladen, 1883) Sladen, W.P. (1883) The Asteroidea of H.M.S. <i>Challenger</i> Expedition, pt. 2. Astropectinidae. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 17: 214-269., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31628552
page(s): 223 [details]   

original description  (of Porcellanaster inermis Perrier, 1885) Perrier, E. (1885). Premiére note Préliminaire des les Echinodermes, recueillis durant les campagnes de dragages sous-marines du Travailleur et du Talisman. <em>Annales des sciences naturelles, Zoologie.</em> 22(8): 1-72., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36373538
page(s): 50 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Dilman A.B. (2014). Deep-sea fauna of European seas: An annotated species check-list of benthic invertebrates living deeper than 2000 m in the seas bordering Europe. Asteroidea. <i>Invertebrate Zoology</i>. Vol.11. No.1: 25–42 [in English]. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i>. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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

additional source Mah, C.L.; McKnight, D.G.; Eagle, M.K.; Pawson, D.L.; Améziane, N.; Vance, D.J.; Baker, A.N.; Clark, H.E.S.; Davey, N. (2009). Phylum Echinodermata: sea stars, brittle stars, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, sea lilies. In: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 371-400. [details]   

additional source Clark, A. M. (1989). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 1: Paxillosida and Notomyotida. <em>In: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1996). Echinoderm Studies.</em> 3: 225-347. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
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    Definitions

From editor or global species database
Spelling "Porcellanaster coeruleus" is unjustified spelling amendment made by Lieberkind (1935) [details]

Spelling "Porcellanaster caeruleus" Sladen (1883) is an unjustified spelling amendment according to A.M. Clark (1989) [details]

From other sources
Distribution Cosmopolitan (World Oceans) [details]

Remark Syntypes in Natural History Museum, London (England) 1890.5.7.118 (3 specimens), 1890.5.7.119 (2 specimens) and 1890.5.7.120 (13 specimens). Type locality: south east of New York, USA (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
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