WoRMS taxon details

Lophaster Verrill, 1878

123337  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123337)

accepted
Genus
Sarkaster Ludwig, 1905 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Species Lophaster asiaticus Hayashi, 1973
Species Lophaster densus Fisher, 1940
Species Lophaster furcifer (Düben & Koren, 1846)
Species Lophaster furcilliger Fisher, 1905
Species Lophaster gaini Koehler, 1912
Species Lophaster quadrispinus H.L. Clark, 1923
Species Lophaster stellans Sladen, 1889
Species Lophaster suluensis Fisher, 1913
Species Lophaster tenuis Koehler, 1920
Species Lophaster verrilli A.H. Clark, 1938

Species Lophaster abbreviatus Koehler, 1907 accepted as Lophaster stellans Sladen, 1889 (Possible synonym of L. stellans Sladen, 1889 according to A.M. Clark (1962).)
Species Lophaster antarcticus Koehler, 1912 accepted as Myoraster antarcticus (Koehler, 1912)
Species Lophaster levinseni Perrier, 1888 accepted as Lophaster stellans Sladen, 1889
Species Lophaster marionis Fisher, 1940 accepted as Lophaster stellans marionis Fisher, 1940 (subspecies according to A.M. Clark (1962))
Species Lophaster pentactis Perrier, 1891 accepted as Lophaster stellans Sladen, 1889 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Species Lophaster radians (Perrier, 1881) accepted as Leilaster radians (Perrier, 1881) (subsequent combination by Perrier 1884)
Species Lophaster validus (Ludwig, 1905) accepted as Lophaster furcilliger Fisher, 1905 (Synonym according to Djakonov (1950))
Species Lophaster vexator Fisher, 1910 accepted as Lophaster furcilliger Fisher, 1905
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Verrill, A.E. (1878). Art. XX. Notice of recent additions to the marine fauna of the eastern coast of North America. No. 1. <em>American Journal of Science and Arts.</em> 3(16): 207-215., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36841652#page/221/mode/1up
page(s): 214 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2020). World Asteroidea Database. Lophaster Verrill, 1878. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123337 on 2020-01-22
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Verrill, A.E. (1878). Art. XX. Notice of recent additions to the marine fauna of the eastern coast of North America. No. 1. <em>American Journal of Science and Arts.</em> 3(16): 207-215., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36841652#page/221/mode/1up
page(s): 214 [details]   

original description  (of Sarkaster Ludwig, 1905) Ludwig, H. (1905). Asteroidea. <em>Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard.</em> 32: vii-xii, 1-292+ plates., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28866803 [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 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 [request] 

additional source Clark, A.M. (1993). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 2: Valvatida, <B><I>in</I></B>: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1993). <i>Echinoderm Studies,</i> 4: pp. 187-366 (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
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