NARMS taxon details

Ophidiaster L. Agassiz, 1836

123314  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123314)

accepted
Genus
Drachmaster Downey, 1970 · unaccepted (synonym)
Species Ophidiaster ophidianus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Ophidiaster reyssi Sibuet, 1977

Subgenus Ophidiaster (Hacelia) Gray, 1840 accepted as Hacelia Gray, 1840 (synonym)
Species Ophidiaster aurantius Gray, 1840 accepted as Ophidiaster ophidianus (Lamarck, 1816) (synonym according to Muller and Troschel (1842))
Species Ophidiaster canariensis Greeff, 1872 accepted as Ophidiaster ophidianus (Lamarck, 1816) (Synonym according to Ludwig (1897))
Species Ophidiaster lessonae Gasco, 1876 accepted as Hacelia attenuata Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Ludwig (1897))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Agassiz, L. (1836). Prodrome d'une Monographie des Radiaires ou Echinodermes. <em>Mémoires de la Société des Sciences naturelles de Neuchâtel.</em> 1, 168-199., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10596479
page(s): 191 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2022). World Asteroidea Database. Ophidiaster L. Agassiz, 1836. Accessed through: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2022) European Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marbef.org/data/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123314 on 2022-09-30
Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2022). European Register of Marine Species. Ophidiaster L. Agassiz, 1836. Accessed at: https://www.vliz.be/vmdcdata/narms/narms.php?p=taxdetails&id=123314 on 2022-09-30
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Agassiz, L. (1836). Prodrome d'une Monographie des Radiaires ou Echinodermes. <em>Mémoires de la Société des Sciences naturelles de Neuchâtel.</em> 1, 168-199., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10596479
page(s): 191 [details]   

original description  (of Drachmaster Downey, 1970) Downey, M.E. (1970). <i>Drachmaster bullisi</i> new genus and species of Ophidiasteridae (Echinodermata: Asteroidea)with a key to the Caribbean species of the family Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 83(6):77-82 [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 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]   
 
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