WoRMS name details

Hymenaster membranaceus Wyville Thomson, 1878

124134  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124134)

 unaccepted (synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Thomson, C.W. (1878). The voyage of the "Challenger" : the Atlantic. London: Macmillan. 1: 1-424. 2: 1-396., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11731956
page(s): 113 (volume 1); note: page citation differs from that listed in literature as far back as Sladen. Thomson's index verifies this. [details]   
Status A synonym of H. pellucidus Wyville Thomson, 1873 according to Downey in Clark & Downey (1992) but A.M. Clark (1989: 202)...  
Status A synonym of H. pellucidus Wyville Thomson, 1873 according to Downey in Clark & Downey (1992) but A.M. Clark (1989: 202) believes they are distinct, mainly on size and zoogeographical grounds, with H. pellucidus being strictly Arctic. [details]
Mah, C.L. (2019). World Asteroidea Database. Hymenaster membranaceus Wyville Thomson, 1878. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=124134 on 2020-01-22
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-10-25 01:38:31Z
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2009-01-20 18:13:59Z
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2017-06-13 21:48:12Z
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original description Thomson, C.W. (1878). The voyage of the "Challenger" : the Atlantic. London: Macmillan. 1: 1-424. 2: 1-396., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11731956
page(s): 113 (volume 1); note: page citation differs from that listed in literature as far back as Sladen. Thomson's index verifies this. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Dilman A.B. (2014). Deep-sea fauna of European seas: An annotated species check-list of benthic invertebrates living deeper than 2000 m in the seas bordering Europe. Asteroidea. <i>Invertebrate Zoology</i>. Vol.11. No.1: 25–42 [in English]. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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]   
 
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Status A synonym of H. pellucidus Wyville Thomson, 1873 according to Downey in Clark & Downey (1992) but A.M. Clark (1989: 202) believes they are distinct, mainly on size and zoogeographical grounds, with H. pellucidus being strictly Arctic. [details]