WoRMS taxon details

Lysasterias Fisher, 1908

172532  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:172532)

accepted
Genus
Lysasterias perrieri (Studer, 1885) (type by subsequent designation)
Paedasterias Verrill, 1914 (Synonym according to Fisher (1922))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Fisher, W.K. (1908). Necessary changes in the nomenclature of starfishes. <em>Smithsonian Miscellaneous collections (Quaterly).</em> 52: 87-93., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8812483
page(s): 88 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2020). World Asteroidea Database. Lysasterias Fisher, 1908. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=172532 on 2020-07-14
Date
action
by
2005-07-12 13:53:46Z
created
2006-09-22 06:50:38Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2008-06-11 12:57:51Z
checked
2008-12-29 02:59:07Z
changed
2017-06-03 16:39:53Z
changed

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original description Fisher, W.K. (1908). Necessary changes in the nomenclature of starfishes. <em>Smithsonian Miscellaneous collections (Quaterly).</em> 52: 87-93., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8812483
page(s): 88 [details]   

original description  (of Paedasterias 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): 355 [details]   

basis of record Clarke, A.; Johnston, N.M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. <i>Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review</i>. 41: 47-114. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]., available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From regional or thematic species database
Cryptic speciation According to mitochondrial data (CO1), some Lysasterias species in the Southern Ocean could be species complexes.  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Lysasterias sp. (USNM E47918) arm segment, ventral view)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Lysasterias sp. (USNM E47918) ventral view)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 049829)
To Yale Peabody Mus...
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