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 · unaccepted (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. (2022). World Asteroidea Database. Lysasterias Fisher, 1908. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=172532 on 2022-10-05
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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