WoRMS taxon details

Stylaster asper Saville Kent, 1871

285849  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:285849)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Saville Kent W. (1871). On some new and little-known species of madrepores, or stony corals, in the British Museum Collection. <em>Proceedings of the Scientific Meetings of the Zoological Society of London for the Year 1871.</em> 275-286, pls. 23-25. [details]   
Depth range 58-274 m  
Depth range 58-274 m [details]
Schuchert, P. (2022). World Hydrozoa Database. Stylaster asper Saville Kent, 1871. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=285849 on 2022-05-21
Date
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
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2010-09-30 19:54:13Z
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2021-04-19 07:17:51Z
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original description Saville Kent W. (1871). On some new and little-known species of madrepores, or stony corals, in the British Museum Collection. <em>Proceedings of the Scientific Meetings of the Zoological Society of London for the Year 1871.</em> 275-286, pls. 23-25. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Cairns, Stephen (look up in IMIS[details]   

context source (Hexacorallia) Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record Cairns SD, van der Land J. (2000-2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Wells, J. W. (1954). Recent corals of the Marshall Islands: Bikini and nearby atolls, part 2, oceanography (biologic). U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper, 260(I): 385-486
page(s): 395, 401, 475, Pl. 184 [details]   

additional source Moseley HN. (1879). On the structure of the Stylasteridae, a family of the hydroid stony corals. <em>Philosophical Transacations of the Royal Society of London.</em> 169 (2): 425-503, pls. 38-44. [details]   

additional source Cairns SD, Hoeksema BW, van der Land J. (1999). Appendix: List of extant stony corals. <em>Atoll Research Bulletin.</em> 459: 13-46. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Nontype BMNH [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range 58-274 m [details]

From other sources
Biology calcareous colonies, no free medusae [details]