WoRMS taxon details

Leptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris (Müller & Troschel, 1842)

125154  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125154)

accepted
Species
Asteracanthion katherinae (Gray, 1840) (A subspecies according to Fisher (1930))
Asterias borealis Perrier, 1875 (synonym according to Verrill (1895))
Asterias minuta Fabricius, 1780 (synonym according to Madsen (1987))
Leptasterias bartletti A.H. Clark, 1940· accepted, alternate representation (Synonym according to Grainger (1966: 50))
Leptasterias polaris (Müller & Troschel, 1842)· accepted, alternate representation
Pisaster grayi Verrill, 1914 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Asteracanthion polaris Müller & Troschel, 1842) Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. <em>Vieweg: Braunschweig.</em> xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 16 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Mah, C.L. (2019). World Asteroidea Database. Leptasterias (Hexasterias) polaris (Müller & Troschel, 1842). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125154 on 2019-08-24
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original description  (of Asterias borealis Perrier, 1875) Perrier, E. (1875). Revision de la Stellerides du Museum d'Historie Naturelle de Paris. <em>Archives du Zoologie Experimentale et Generale.</em> vol. 4: 265-450., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/163310#page/341/mode/1up
page(s): 323 [details]   

original description  (of Asteracanthion polaris Müller & Troschel, 1842) Müller, J. and Troschel, F. H. (1842). System der Asteriden.1. Asteriae. 2. Ophiuridae. <em>Vieweg: Braunschweig.</em> xxx+134 pp. 12 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/44159
page(s): 16 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Pisaster grayi 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): 97 [details]   

original description  (of Asterias katherinae Gray, 1840) 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 http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19590#page/207/mode/1up
page(s): 179 [details]   

original description  (of Asterias minuta Fabricius, 1780) Fabricius, O. (1780). <em>Fauna Groenlandica, systematice sistens animalia groenlandiae occidentalis hactenus indagata, quoad nomen specificium, triviale, vernaculumque, synonyma auctorum plurimum, descriptionem, locum, victum, generationem, mores, usum capturamque singuli, pro ut detegendi occasio fuit, maximaque parte secundum proprias observationes.</em> Hafniae [= Copenhagen] & Lipsiae [= Leipzig]: J.G. Rothe. xvi + 452 pp., 1 pl., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/48073#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 370 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Leptasterias bartletti A.H. Clark, 1940) Clark, A.H. (1940). Echinoderms from Greenland Collected by Capt Robert A. Bartlett. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 89: 425-433, 2 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32570#page/519/mode/1up
page(s): 430 [details]   

original description  (of Leptasterias (Hexasterias) bartletti Clark A.H., 1940) Clark, A.H. (1940). Echinoderms from Greenland Collected by Capt Robert A. Bartlett. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 89: 425-433, 2 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32570#page/519/mode/1up
page(s): 430 [details]   

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

basis of record 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 Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source 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 Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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Leptasterias polaris
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