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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten Gray, 1840

123245  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123245)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaria Nardo, 1834 (synonym according to Fisher (1908). Also a homonym of Nardo Moller 1832 (Mollusca-a xenophorid snail).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten bispinosus (Otto, 1823)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten gruveli Koehler, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten hermatophilus Sladen, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten ibericus Perrier, 1894
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten jonstoni (Delle Chiaje, 1827)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten platyacanthus (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten spinulosus (Philippi, 1837)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten acicularis Norman, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777) (synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten andromeda Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster andromeda (Müller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster andromeda (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten antarcticus Studer, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym according to Ludwig (1897).)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten arcticus M. Sars, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster arcticus (M. Sars, 1851) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aster De Filippi, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten jonstoni (Delle Chiaje, 1827) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten crenaster Dujardin & Hupé, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten cristii Düben & Koren in Düben, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster andromeda andromeda (Müller & Troschel, 1842) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten echinulatus Müller & Troschel, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis irregularis (Pennant, 1777) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten helgolandicus Greeff, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis irregularis (Pennant, 1777) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten luetkeni Barrett, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptychaster arcticus (M. Sars, 1851) (synonym according to M. Sars (1861))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten meridionalis Studer, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten mülleri Müller & Troschel, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten myosurus Valenciennes (MS) in Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten bispinosus (Otto, 1823) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pallidus Danielssen & Koren, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathybiaster vexillifer (Wyville Thomson, 1873) (synonym according to Koehler (1909))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten parelii Düben & Koren, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster parelii (Düben & Koren, 1846) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudarchaster parelii (Düben & Koren, 1846) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten perarmatus Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten sphenoplax Bell, 1892 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPersephonaster sphenoplax (Bell, 1892)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten squamatus Müller & Troschel, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten jonstoni (Delle Chiaje, 1827) (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten subinermis (Philippi, 1837) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyaster subinermis (Philippi, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten tenuispinus Düben & Koren, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster tenuispinus (Düben & Koren, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten vexillifer (Wyville Thomson, 1873) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathybiaster vexillifer (Wyville Thomson, 1873)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up [details]   
Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2008). Astropecten Gray, 1840. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2017). European Register of Marine Species at http://www.vliz.be/vmdcdata/narms/narms.php?p=taxdetails&id=123245 on 2017-12-12

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original description Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History. 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaria Nardo, 1834) Nardo, J.D. (1834). De Asteriis. Isis von Oken. 1834: 716-717., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/87984#page/388/mode/1up
page(s): 716 [details]   

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). 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,. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in RoR[details]   

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

additional source Doderlein, L. (1917). Die Asteriden der Siboga-Expedition. 1. Die Gattung Astropecten und ihre Stammesgeschichte. Siboga-Expedition. 46a: 1-190., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11717817 [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 Zulliger, D.E. and Lessios, H.A. (2010). Phylogenetic relationships in the genus Astropecten Gray (Paxillosida: Astropectinidae) on a global scale: molecular evidence for morphological convergence, species-complexes and possible cryptic speciation. Zootaxa. 2504: 1-19., available online at http://stri.si.edu/sites/publications/PDFs/STRI-W_Lessios_2010_with_Zulliger.pdf [details]   

additional source Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Clark, A.M. (1989). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 1: Paxillosida and Notomyotida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1989). Echinoderm Studies, 3: pp. 225-347 (look up in RoR[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellaria Nardo, 1834) Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). 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,. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in RoR[details]   
 



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