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Leptasterias groenlandica (Steenstrup, 1857)

369176  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:369176)

accepted
Species
Asterias cribraria Stimpson, 1862 (synonym according to Fisher (1930) and Djakonov (1950))
Asterias inermis Bell, 1881 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Asterias spitzbergensis Danielssen & Koren, 1881 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Ctenasterias cribraria (Stimpson, 1861) (Synonym according to Djakonov (1950))
Leptasterias cribraria (Stimpson, 1862) (synonym according to Fisher (1930) and Djakonov (1950))
Leptasterias obtecta Verrill, 1914 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), northern Gaspe waters, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to...  
Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), northern Gaspe waters, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle valley), downstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary, lower St. Lawrence estuary, middle North Shore (from Sept- Iles to Cape Whittle, including the Mingan Islands), lower North Shore; south slope of Anticosti Island; Cobscook Bay [details]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Leptasterias groenlandica (Steenstrup, 1857). Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/Asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=369176 on 2019-04-23
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2008-10-27 04:55:02Z
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original description  (ofAsterias cribraria 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 http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/37036#page/271/mode/1up
page(s): 270 [details]   

original description  (ofAsterias inermis Bell, 1881) Bell, F.J. (1881). 1. Contributions to the Systematic Arrangement of the Asteroidea. I The species of the genus <i>Asterias</i>. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Journal of London.</em> 492-515., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30759679#page/614/mode/1up
page(s): 512 [details]   

original description  (ofAsterias spitzbergensis Danielssen & Koren, 1881) Danielssen, D.C. and Koren, J. (1881). Fra den norske Nordhavsexpedition, Echinodermer. <em>Nyt Magazin for Naturvidenskaberne,.</em> 26: 177-194., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/109635#page/193/mode/1up
page(s): 177 [details]   

original description  (ofLeptasterias obtecta 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): 144 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), northern Gaspe waters, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle valley), downstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary, lower St. Lawrence estuary, middle North Shore (from Sept- Iles to Cape Whittle, including the Mingan Islands), lower North Shore; south slope of Anticosti Island; Cobscook Bay [details]

Habitat intertidal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
 

To NMNH Extant Collection (Asterias cribraria USNM 1350 - dorsal)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Asterias cribraria USNM 1350 - ventral)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]

To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 083628)
To Yale Peabody Mus...
[hosted externally; from synonym]

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