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Astropecten Gray, 1840

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  1. Species Astropecten acutiradiatus Tortonese, 1956
  2. Species Astropecten africanus Koehler, 1911
  3. Species Astropecten alligator Perrier, 1881
  4. Species Astropecten americanus (Verrill, 1880)
  5. Species Astropecten antillensis Lütken, 1859
  6. Species Astropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758)
  7. Species Astropecten articulatus (Say, 1825)
  8. Species Astropecten bispinosus (Otto, 1823)
  9. Species Astropecten brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
  10. Species Astropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883
  11. Species Astropecten duplicatus Gray, 1840
  12. Species Astropecten gruveli Koehler, 1911
  13. Species Astropecten hermatophilus Sladen, 1883
  14. Species Astropecten huepferi Koehler, 1914
  15. Species Astropecten ibericus Perrier, 1894
  16. Species Astropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
  17. Species Astropecten jonstoni (Delle Chiaje, 1827)
  18. Species Astropecten leptus H.L. Clark, 1926
  19. Species Astropecten liberiensis Koehler, 1914
  20. Species Astropecten mamillatus Koehler, 1914
  21. Species Astropecten marginatus Gray, 1840
  22. Species Astropecten platyacanthus (Philippi, 1837)
  23. Species Astropecten sanctaehelenae Mortensen, 1933
  24. Species Astropecten spiniphorus Madsen, 1950
  25. Species Astropecten spinulosus (Philippi, 1837)
  26. Species Astropecten variegatus Mortensen, 1933
  27. Species Astropecten comptus Verrill, 1915 accepted as Astropecten articulatus (Say, 1825) (synonym according to Lawrence et al. 2018)
  28. Species Astropecten nitidus Verrill, 1915 accepted as Astropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883 (synonym according to Lawrence et al. 2018)
  29. Species Astropecten richardi Perrier, 1875 accepted as Astropecten marginatus Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1917))
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 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2024). World Asteroidea Database. Astropecten Gray, 1840. Accessed through: Nozères, C., Kennedy, M.K. (Eds.) (2024) Canadian Register of Marine Species at: on 2024-04-18
Nozères, C., Kennedy, M.K. (Eds.) (2024). Canadian Register of Marine Species. Astropecten Gray, 1840. Accessed at: on 2024-04-18
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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 [details]   

context source (PeRMS) Solís-Marín, F. A.; Alvarado, J. J.; Abreu-Pérez, M.; Aguilera, O.; Alió, J.; Bacallado-Aránega, J. J.; Barraza, E.; Benavides-Serrato, M.; Benítez-Villalobos, F.; Betancourt-Fernández, L.; Borges, M.; Brandt, M.; Brogger, M. I.; Borrero-Pérez, G. H.; Buitrón-Sánchez, E.; Campos, L. S.; Cantera, J.; Clemente, S.; Cohen-Renjifo, M.; Coppard, S.; Costa-Lotufo, L. V.; del Valle-García, R.; Díaz, Y.; Díaz de Vivar, M. E.; Díaz-Martínez, J. P.; Durán-González, A.; Epherra, L.; Escolar, M.; Francisco, V.; Freire, C. A.; García-Arrarás, E.; Gil, D. G.; Guarderas, P.; Hadel, V. F.; Hearn, A.; Hernández, J. C.; Hernández-Delgado, E. A.; Herrera-Moreno, A.; Herrero-Pérezrul, M. D.; Hooker, Y.; Honey-Escandón, M. B. I.; Lodeiros, C.; Luzuriaga, M.; Manso, C. L. C.; Martín, A.; Martinez, M. I.; Martínez, S.; Moro-Abad; Mutschke, E.; Navarro, J. C.; Neira, R.; Noriega, N.; Palleiro-Nayar, J. S.; Pérez, A. F.; Pérez-Ruzafa, A.; Prieto-Rios, E.; Reyes, J.; Rodríguez, R.; Rubilar, T.; Sancho-Mejía, T.; Sangil, C.; Silva, J. R. M. C.; Sonnenholzner, J. I.; Ventura, C. R.; Tablado, A.; Tavares, Y.; Tiago, C. G.; Tuya, F.;Williams, S. M. (2013). Appendix. <em>In: J. J. Alvarado & F. A. Solís-Marín (eds), Echinoderm Research and Diversity in Latin America.</em> pp. 471-510. Springer; Berlin & Heidelberg. page(s): 543-654. [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 Doderlein, L. (1917). Die Asteriden der Siboga-Expedition. 1. Die Gattung <i>Astropecten</i> und ihre Stammesgeschichte. <em>Siboga-Expedition.</em> 46a: 1-190., available online at [details]   

additional source Mah, C.L.; McKnight, D.G.; Eagle, M.K.; Pawson, D.L.; Améziane, N.; Vance, D.J.; Baker, A.N.; Clark, H.E.S.; Davey, N. (2009). Phylum Echinodermata: sea stars, brittle stars, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, sea lilies. In: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 371-400. [details]   

additional source Zulliger, D.E. and Lessios, H.A. (2010). Phylogenetic relationships in the genus <i>Astropecten</i> Gray (Paxillosida: Astropectinidae) on a global scale: molecular evidence for morphological convergence, species-complexes and possible cryptic speciation. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 2504: 1-19., available online at [details]   

additional source Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Clark, A. M. (1989). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 1: Paxillosida and Notomyotida. <em>In: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1996). Echinoderm Studies.</em> 3: 225-347. (look up in IMIS[details]   
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Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Remark Type species: Asterias aranciana Linnaeus 1758, by subsequent designation by Fisher, 1908 (A.M. Clark, 1989). In Rowe & Gates (1995), type species: Asterias aurantiacus Linnaeus, 1758 by subsequent designation . [details]
Japanese モミジガイ属  [details]
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