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Leptasterias aequalis (Stimpson, 1862)

379050  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:379050)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofAsterias aequalis 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): 273 [details]   
Holotype  (of Asterias aequalis Stimpson, 1862) USNM...  
Holotype (of Asterias aequalis Stimpson, 1862) USNM E43002, geounit Monterey [details]
Taxonomy Although synonymized by Chia (1966) subsequent molecular data suggests a distinct taxa with many haplotypes  
Taxonomy Although synonymized by Chia (1966) subsequent molecular data suggests a distinct taxa with many haplotypes [details]
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Leptasterias aequalis (Stimpson, 1862). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=379050 on 2019-04-24
Date
action
by
2008-12-31 03:51:57Z
created
2017-01-18 16:51:43Z
changed
2017-01-20 06:11:28Z
changed
2017-06-19 16:23:34Z
changed



original description  (ofAsterias aequalis 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): 273 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype (of Asterias aequalis Stimpson, 1862) USNM E43002, geounit Monterey [details]
Paratype (of Asterias aequalis Stimpson, 1862) USNM E43002, geounit Monterey [details]
From editor or global species database
Taxonomy Although synonymized by Chia (1966) subsequent molecular data suggests a distinct taxa with many haplotypes [details]
 

To NMNH Extant Collection (Asterias aequalis USNM 1372 - dorsal)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Asterias aequalis USNM 1372 - ventral)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]

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