Ophiuroidea taxon details

Asteriidae Gray, 1840

123121  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123121)

accepted
Family
Genus Asterias Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Asterias aculeata Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Ophiopholis aculeata (Linnaeus, 1767)
  » Species Asterias bidentata Bruzelius, 1805 accepted as Ophiacantha bidentata (Bruzelius, 1805) (synonym)
  » Species Asterias brachiata Montagu, 1804 accepted as Acrocnida brachiata (Montagu, 1804) (moved to genus Acrocnida by Gislén (1926))
  » Species Asterias caput-medusae Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Gorgonocephalus caputmedusae (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
  » Species Asterias ciliata O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Ophiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Asterias cordifera Bosc, 1802 accepted as Hemipholis cordifera (Bosc, 1802)
  » Species Asterias echinata Delle Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Ophiothrix fragilis (Abildgaard in O.F. Müller, 1789) (synonym)
  » Species Asterias euryale Retzius, 1783 accepted as Astrocladus euryale (Retzius, 1783)
  » Species Asterias filiformis O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Amphiura filiformis (O.F. Müller, 1776) (synonym)
  » Species Asterias fragilis Abildgaard in O.F. Müller, 1789 accepted as Ophiothrix fragilis (Abildgaard in O.F. Müller, 1789) (synonym)
  » Species Asterias longicauda Bruzelius, 1805 accepted as Ophioderma longicauda (Bruzelius, 1805) (synonym)
  » Species Asterias nigra Abildgaard in O.F. Müller, 1789 accepted as Ophiocomina nigra (Abildgaard in O.F. Müller, 1789) (synonym)
  » Species Asterias noctiluca Viviani, 1805 accepted as Amphipholis squamata (Delle Chiaje, 1828) (according to Millott in Boolootian (1966))
  » Species Asterias oligactes Pallas, 1788 accepted as Asteroschema oligactes (Pallas, 1788)
  » Species Asterias ophiura Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Ophiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
  » Species Asterias pentaphylla Pennant, 1777 accepted as Ophiothrix fragilis (Abildgaard in O.F. Müller, 1789) (synonym)
  » Species Asterias rubra Delle Chiaje, 18?? accepted as Ophiothrix fragilis (Abildgaard in O.F. Müller, 1789) (synonym)
  » Species Asterias setosa Bruzelius, 1805 accepted as Ophiacantha setosa (Bruzelius, 1805)
  » Species Asterias squamata Delle Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Amphipholis squamata (Delle Chiaje, 1828) (transferred to Amphipholis)
  » Species Asterias tenorii Delle Chiaje, 1825 accepted as Ophiura tenorii (Delle Chiaje, 1825) (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Gray, J.E. (1840). XXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 175-184., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2335959
page(s): 178 [details]   
Ophiuroidea (2019). Asteriidae Gray, 1840. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/Ophiuroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123121 on 2019-11-22
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-06-11 12:57:51Z
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2008-12-14 04:28:08Z
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2010-02-13 05:01:06Z
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original description Gray, J.E. (1840). XXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias, Linnaeus). <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 175-184., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2335959
page(s): 178 [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 Mah, C.; Foltz, D. (2011). Molecular phylogeny of the Forcipulatacea (Asteroidea: Echinodermata): systematics and biogeography. <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 162(3): 646-660., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2010.00688.x/abstract [details]   

identification resource Mah, C.; Foltz, D. (2011). Molecular phylogeny of the Forcipulatacea (Asteroidea: Echinodermata): systematics and biogeography. <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 162(3): 646-660., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2010.00688.x/abstract [details]   
 
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