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Asterinidae Gray, 1840

123133  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123133)

accepted
Family
Genus Ailsastra O'Loughlin & Rowe, 2005
Genus Allopatiria Verrill, 1913
Genus Anseropoda Nardo, 1834
Genus Aquilonastra O'Loughlin in O'Loughlin & Waters, 2004
Genus Asterina Nardo, 1834
Genus Asterinides Verrill, 1913
Genus Callopatiria Verrill, 1913
Genus Cryptasterina Dartnall, Byrne, Collins & Hart, 2003
Genus Disasterina Perrier, 1875
Genus Indianastra O'Loughlin in O'Loughlin & Waters, 2004
Genus Kampylaster Koehler, 1920
Genus Manasterina H.L. Clark, 1938
Genus Meridiastra O'Loughlin, 2002
Genus Nepanthia Gray, 1840
Genus Paranepanthia Fisher, 1917
Genus Parvulastra O'Loughlin in O'Loughlin & Waters, 2004
Genus Patiria Gray, 1840
Genus Patiriella Verrill, 1913
Genus Pseudasterina Aziz & Jangoux, 1985
Genus Pseudonepanthia A.H. Clark, 1916
Genus Pseudopatiria O'Loughlin in O'Loughlin & Waters, 2004
Genus Stegnaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Tegulaster Livingstone, 1933
Genus Tremaster Verrill, 1880

Genus Asterinopsis Verrill, 1913 (nomen dubium, Type species is lost/not described)
Genus Desmopatiria Verrill, 1913 (nomen dubium)
Genus Socomia Gray, 1840 (nomen dubium)

Genus Ctenaster L. Agassiz, 1836 (nomen nudum, Cited only as synonym of Asterina)

Genus Asteriscus Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Anseropoda Nardo, 1834 (Composite of Anseropoda and Asterina but see note for full explanation of synonymy)
Genus Carna Gistel, 1848 accepted as Anseropoda Nardo, 1834 (synonym)
Genus Enoplopatiria Verrill, 1913 accepted as Patiria Gray, 1840
Subfamily Ganeriinae Sladen, 1889 accepted as Ganeriidae Sladen, 1889
Genus Habroporina H.L. Clark, 1921 accepted as Disasterina Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to Livingstone (1933))
Subfamily Palmepedinae Sladen, 1889 accepted as Anseropodidae Fisher, 1906 accepted as Asterinidae Gray, 1840
Genus Palmipes L. Agassiz, 1836 accepted as Anseropoda Nardo, 1834
Genus Parasterina Fisher, 1908 accepted as Nepanthia Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Rowe and Marsh (1982), confirms Fisher (1941))
Genus Paxillasterina A.M. Clark, 1983 accepted as Asterinides Verrill, 1913
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (<i>Asterias</i>, Linnaeus). <em>Annals of the Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 288 [details]   
Asteroidea (2018). Asterinidae Gray, 1840. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123133 on 2018-10-21
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original description Gray, J. E. (1840). XXXII. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (<i>Asterias</i>, Linnaeus). <em>Annals of the Magazine of Natural History.</em> 6: 275-290., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2336044#page/309/mode/1up
page(s): 288 [details]   

original description  (ofMarginaster littoralis Dartnall, 1970) Dartnall, A. (1970). A new species of <i>Marginaster</i> (Asteroidea: Poraniidae) from Tasmania. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 94(3): 207-211. [details]   

original description  (ofAnseropodidae Fisher, 1906) Fisher, W.K. (1906). The starfishes of the Hawaiian islands. Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission, 23: 987-1130., available online at http://fishbull.noaa.gov/23-3/fisher1.pdf
page(s): 1 087 [details]   

original description  (ofPalmepedinae Sladen, 1889) Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology.</em> 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18948
page(s): xxxiv, 394 [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 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 O'Loughlin, P.M. and J.M. Waters. (2004). A molecular and morphological revision of genera of Asterinidae (Echinodermata: Asteroidea). Memoirs of Museum Victoria 61(1): 1-40., available online at http://museumvictoria.com.au/pages/3957/61_1_Loughlin.pdf [details]   

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]   

status source Mah, C.; Foltz, D. (2011). Molecular phylogeny of the Valvatacea (Asteroidea: Echinodermata). <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 161(4): 769-788., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2010.00659.x/full [details]   

identification resource O'Loughlin, P.M. and J.M. Waters. (2004). A molecular and morphological revision of genera of Asterinidae (Echinodermata: Asteroidea). Memoirs of Museum Victoria 61(1): 1-40., available online at http://museumvictoria.com.au/pages/3957/61_1_Loughlin.pdf [details]   
 
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