NARMS taxon details

Asterinidae Gray, 1840

123133  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123133)

accepted
Family
Genus Aquilonastra O'Loughlin in O'Loughlin & Waters, 2004
Genus Asterina Nardo, 1834
  » Species Asterina gibbosa (Pennant, 1777)
  » Species Asterina pancerii (Gasco, 1876)
  » Species Asterina phylactica Emson & Crump, 1979
  » Species Asterina borealis Verrill, 1878 accepted as Poraniomorpha (Poraniomorpha) hispida (M. Sars, 1872) (synonym)
  » Species Asterina burtoni Gray, 1840 accepted as Aquilonastra burtoni (Gray, 1840) (original designation)
  » Species Asterina cepheus (Müller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Aquilonastra cepheus (Muller & Troschel, 1842)
  » Species Asterina minuta Nardo, 1834 accepted as Asterina gibbosa (Pennant, 1777) (synonym)
  » Species Asterina ocellifera (Gray, 1847) accepted as Patiria ocellifera Gray, 1847 (subsequent combination)
  » Species Asterina wega Valenciennes (MS) in Perrier, 1869 accepted as Aquilonastra burtoni (Gray, 1840) (A synonym according to Clark & Rowe (1971))
Genus Asterinides Verrill, 1913
Genus Nepanthia Gray, 1840
  » Species Nepanthia tesselata Gray, 1840 accepted as Chaetaster longipes (Bruzelius, 1805) (synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Genus Patiria Gray, 1840
  » Species Patiria ocellifera Gray, 1847 accepted as Allopatiria ocellifera (Gray, 1847) (synonym)
  » Species Patiria pulla Koehler & Vaney, 1906 accepted as Allopatiria ocellifera (Gray, 1847) (synonym according to A.M. Clark (1983))
  » Species Patiria rosea Koehler & Vaney, 1906 accepted as Allopatiria ocellifera (Gray, 1847) (synonym)
Subfamily Tremasterinae Fisher, 1903

Genus Allopatiria Verrill, 1913 accepted as Asterina Nardo, 1834 (Synonym according to O'Loughlin & Waters (2004))
  » Species Allopatiria ocellifera (Gray, 1847) accepted as Asterina ocellifera (Gray, 1847) (Allopatiria synonymized with Asterina by O'Loughlin & Waters (2004))
Genus Asteriscus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Anseropoda Nardo, 1834 (Composite of Anseropoda and Asterina but see note for full explanation of synonymy)
Genus Carna Gistel, 1848 accepted as Anseropoda Nardo, 1834 (synonym)
Genus Enoplopatiria Verrill, 1913 accepted as Patiria Gray, 1840
Genus Palmipes L. Agassiz, 1836 accepted as Anseropoda Nardo, 1834
  » Species Palmipes lobiancoi Ludwig, 1897 accepted as Anseropoda lobiancoi (Ludwig, 1897) (Synonym)
  » Species Palmipes membranaceus (Retzius, 1783) accepted as Anseropoda placenta (Pennant, 1777) (synonym according to Bell (1891))
Genus Parasterina Fisher, 1908 accepted as Nepanthia Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Rowe and Marsh (1982), confirms Fisher (1941))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Gray, J.E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (<i>Asterias</i>, Linnaeus). <em>Annals of the Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 288 [details]   
ERMS (2022). Asterinidae Gray, 1840. Accessed at: http://www.marbef.org/data/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123133 on 2022-08-13
Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2022). European Register of Marine Species. Asterinidae Gray, 1840. Accessed at: https://www.vliz.be/vmdcdata/narms/narms.php?p=taxdetails&id=123133 on 2022-08-13
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2005-07-28 06:51:10Z
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2008-01-19 12:10:32Z
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original description Gray, J.E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (<i>Asterias</i>, Linnaeus). <em>Annals of the Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 288 [details]   

original description  (of Anseropodidae Fisher, 1906) Fisher, W.K. (1906). The starfishes of the Hawaiian islands. Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission, 23: 987-1130., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/51691707
page(s): 1087 [details]   

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 O'Loughlin, P.M. and J.M. Waters. (2004). A molecular and morphological revision of genera of Asterinidae (Echinodermata: Asteroidea). Memoirs of Museum Victoria 61(1): 1-40., available online at http://museumvictoria.com.au/pages/3957/61_1_Loughlin.pdf [details]   

additional source Clark, A. M. (1993). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 2: Valvatida. <em>In: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1996). Echinoderm Studies.</em> 4: 187-366. (look up in IMIS[details]   

status source Mah, C.; Foltz, D. (2011). Molecular phylogeny of the Valvatacea (Asteroidea: Echinodermata). <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 161(4): 769-788., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2010.00659.x/full [details]   

identification resource O'Loughlin, P.M. and J.M. Waters. (2004). A molecular and morphological revision of genera of Asterinidae (Echinodermata: Asteroidea). Memoirs of Museum Victoria 61(1): 1-40., available online at http://museumvictoria.com.au/pages/3957/61_1_Loughlin.pdf [details]   
 
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