WoRMS taxon details

Pisaster ochraceus (Brandt, 1835)

240755  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:240755)

accepted
Species
Asteracanthion margaritifer Müller & Troschel, 1842 · unaccepted (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Asterias fissispina Stimpson, 1862 · unaccepted (Synonym according to Fisher...)  
Synonym according to Fisher (1926, 1930)
Asterias ianthina Brandt, 1835 · unaccepted (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Asterias janthina Brandt, 1835 · unaccepted (Misspelling)
Asterias margaritifera Brandt in Fisher, 1930 · unaccepted (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Pisaster fissispinus (Stimpson, 1862) · unaccepted (Synonym according to Fisher...)  
Synonym according to Fisher (1926, 1930)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Asterias ochracea Brandt, 1835) Brandt, J. F. (1835). Prodromus descriptionis Animalium ab H. Mertensio in orbis terrarum circumnavigatione observatorum, Petropooli. Fasc. I: 203-275., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10765514
page(s): 269 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2022). World Asteroidea Database. Pisaster ochraceus (Brandt, 1835). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=240755 on 2022-08-19
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2007-06-03 15:46:28Z
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2008-10-22 04:46:32Z
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original description  (of Asteracanthion margaritifer Müller & Troschel, 1842) Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. <em>Vieweg: Braunschweig.</em> xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 20 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Pisaster ochraceus segnis Fisher, 1926) Fisher, W.K. (1926). <i>Pisaster</i>, a genus of sea-stars. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 9(17): 560-561, pl.20, fig.3.
page(s): 560 [details]   

original description  (of Asterias conferta Stimpson, 1862) Stimpson, W. (1862). On new genera and species of starfishes of the family Pycnopodidae (<i>Asteracanthion</i> Mueller & Troschel). <em>Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory.</em> 8: 261-273., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9492675
page(s): 263 [details]   

original description  (of Asterias fissispina Stimpson, 1862) Stimpson, W. (1862). On new genera and species of starfishes of the family Pycnopodidae (<i>Asteracanthion</i> Mueller & Troschel). <em>Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory.</em> 8: 261-273., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9492675
page(s): 264 [details]   

original description  (of Asterias ianthina Brandt, 1835) Brandt, J. F. (1835). Prodromus descriptionis Animalium ab H. Mertensio in orbis terrarum circumnavigatione observatorum, Petropooli. Fasc. I: 203-275., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10765514
page(s): 269 [details]   

original description  (of Asterias ochracea Brandt, 1835) Brandt, J. F. (1835). Prodromus descriptionis Animalium ab H. Mertensio in orbis terrarum circumnavigatione observatorum, Petropooli. Fasc. I: 203-275., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10765514
page(s): 269 [details]   

original description  (of Pisaster ochraceus var. nodiferus Verrill, 1914) Verrill, A.E. (1914). Monograph of the shallow-water starfishes of the North Pacific coast from the Arctic Ocean to California. Harriman Alaska series: US National Museum 14: 1-408 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/20755223
page(s): 72 [details]   

basis of record Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Fisher, W.K. (1930). Asteroidea of the North Pacific and Adjacent Waters, Pt. 3: Forcipulata (Concluded). Bulletin of the United States National Museum 76: 1-356.Pls. 1-93., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7871861#page/5/mode/1up [details]   
 
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English ochre stars  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Asterias conferta USNM 1275 - dorsal)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Asterias conferta USNM 1275 - ventral)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Pisaster ochraceus segnis USNM E1238 - dorsal)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Pisaster ochraceus segnis USNM E1238 - ventral)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]