WoRMS taxon details

Ampheraster alaminos Downey, 1971

178777  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178777)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Downey, M. E. (1971). <i>Ampheraster alaminos</i>, a new species of the family Asteriidae (Echinodermata: Asteroidea) from the Gulf of Mexico. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 84(6): 51-54., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34563091 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2020). World Asteroidea Database. Ampheraster alaminos Downey, 1971. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178777 on 2020-11-27
Date
action
by
2005-08-05 07:22:50Z
created
Aracina, Claudia
2007-12-29 02:37:08Z
changed
2010-02-13 05:01:06Z
changed

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original description Downey, M. E. (1971). <i>Ampheraster alaminos</i>, a new species of the family Asteriidae (Echinodermata: Asteroidea) from the Gulf of Mexico. <em>Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington.</em> 84(6): 51-54., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34563091 [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 Pawson, D. L., D. J. Vance, C. G. Messing, F. A. Solis-Marin & C. L. Mah. (2009). Echinodermata of the Gulf of Mexico. <em>Pp. 1177–1204 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota.</em> Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College S. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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