WoRMS taxon details

Astropecten exilis Mortensen, 1933

213239  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213239)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Mortensen, T. (1933). Echinoderms of South Africa (Asteroidea and Ophiuroidea) Papers from Dr. Th. Mortensen's Pacific Expedition 1914-16. <em>Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk naturhistorisk Forening 93.</em> 65: 215-400.
page(s): 234 [details]   
Note unknown but probably off Natal or Mozambique;...  
Type locality unknown but probably off Natal or Mozambique; only one specimen known. [details]
Mah, C.L. (2021). World Asteroidea Database. Astropecten exilis Mortensen, 1933. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213239 on 2021-10-24
Date
action
by
1999-07-15 21:09:17Z
created
2000-09-25 12:31:29Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2009-01-11 20:59:00Z
changed

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original description Mortensen, T. (1933). Echinoderms of South Africa (Asteroidea and Ophiuroidea) Papers from Dr. Th. Mortensen's Pacific Expedition 1914-16. <em>Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk naturhistorisk Forening 93.</em> 65: 215-400.
page(s): 234 [details]   

basis of record 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Type locality unknown but probably off Natal or Mozambique; only one specimen known. [details]