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Astropecten  Gray, 1840
Taxonomic Serial No.: 156901

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Stellaria Nardo, 1834
 
    Astropecten calcitrapa (Lamarck, 1816)
 
    Astropecten problematicus Döderlein, 1917
 
    Astropecten regularis Gray, 1840
 
    Astropecten schoenleini Müller & Troschel, 1842
 
    Astropecten mesodiscus Gray, 1840
 
    Astropecten multispinosus Elias da Costa, 1942
 
    Astropecten olfersi Grube, 1866
 
    Astropecten tiedemanni Müller & Troschel, 1842
 
    Astropecten longispinus Müller & Troschel, 1842
 
    Astropecten diplacanthus Grube, 1866
 
    Astropecten dussumieri Perrier, 1875
 
  Common Name(s):    
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumEchinodermata Bruguière, 1791 [ex Klein, 1734] – echinoderms, échinodermes, bolacha da praia, equinoderma, equinodermata, estrela do mar, ouriço do mar  
             SubphylumAsterozoa   
                ClassAsteroidea de Blainville, 1830 – étoiles de mer, stelléridés, estrela do mar, sea stars, starfishes, starfish, estrella de mar  
                   SuperorderValvatacea Blake, 1987  
                      OrderPaxillosida Perrier, 1884  
                         FamilyAstropectinidae Gray, 1840  
                            GenusAstropecten Gray, 1840  
    Direct Children:  
                               SpeciesAstropecten acanthifer Sladen, 1883  
                               SpeciesAstropecten acutiradiatus Tortonese, 1956  
                               SpeciesAstropecten africanus Koehler, 1911  
                               SpeciesAstropecten alatus Perrier, 1875  
                               SpeciesAstropecten alligator Perrier, 1881  
                               SpeciesAstropecten americanus (Verrill, 1880)  
                               SpeciesAstropecten anacanthus H. L. Clark, 1926  
                               SpeciesAstropecten andersoni Sladen, 1888  
                               SpeciesAstropecten antillensis Lütken, 1859  
                               SpeciesAstropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758) – estrella de mar anaranjada 
                               SpeciesAstropecten armatus Gray, 1840  
                               SpeciesAstropecten articulatus (Say, 1825) – royal sea star 
                               SpeciesAstropecten bandanus Döderlein, 1917  
                               SpeciesAstropecten bengalensis Döderlein, 1917  
                               SpeciesAstropecten benthophilus Ludwig, 1905  
                               SpeciesAstropecten bispinosus (Otto, 1823)  
                               SpeciesAstropecten brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842  
                               SpeciesAstropecten brevispinus Sladen, 1883  
                               SpeciesAstropecten carcharicus Döderlein, 1917  
                               SpeciesAstropecten caribemexicanensis Caso, 1990  
                               SpeciesAstropecten celebensis Döderlein, 1917  
                               SpeciesAstropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883  
                               SpeciesAstropecten comptus Verrill, 1915  
                               SpeciesAstropecten debilis Koehler, 1910  
                               SpeciesAstropecten dubiosus Mortensen, 1925  
                               SpeciesAstropecten duplicatus Gray, 1840 – two-spined star fish 
                               SpeciesAstropecten eremicus Fisher, 1913  
                               SpeciesAstropecten eucnemis Fisher, 1919  
                               SpeciesAstropecten euryacanthus Lütken, 1871  
                               SpeciesAstropecten exiguus Ludwig, 1905  
                               SpeciesAstropecten exilis Mortensen, 1933  
                               SpeciesAstropecten fasciatus Döderlein, 1926  
                               SpeciesAstropecten formosus Sladen, 1878  
                               SpeciesAstropecten fragilis Verrill, 1870  
                               SpeciesAstropecten gisselbrechti Döderlein, 1917  
                               SpeciesAstropecten granulatus Müller & Troschel, 1842  
                               SpeciesAstropecten griegi Koehler, 1909  
                               SpeciesAstropecten gruveli Koehler, 1911  
                               SpeciesAstropecten hawaiiensis Döderlein, 1917  
                               SpeciesAstropecten hemprichi Müller & Troschel, 1842  
                               SpeciesAstropecten hermatophilus Sladen, 1883  
                               SpeciesAstropecten huepferi Koehler, 1914  
                               SpeciesAstropecten ibericus Perrier, 1894  
                               SpeciesAstropecten imbellis Sladen, 1883  
                               SpeciesAstropecten indicus Döderlein, 1888  
                               SpeciesAstropecten inutilis Koehler, 1910  
                               SpeciesAstropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777) – sand star 
                               SpeciesAstropecten jarli Madsen, 1950  
                               SpeciesAstropecten javanicus Lütken, 1871  
                               SpeciesAstropecten jonstoni (Delle Chiaje, 1827)  
                               SpeciesAstropecten kagoshimensis de Loriol, 1899  
                               SpeciesAstropecten latespinosus Meissner, 1892  
                               SpeciesAstropecten leptus H. L. Clark, 1926  
                               SpeciesAstropecten liberiensis Koehler, 1914  
                               SpeciesAstropecten luzonicus Fisher, 1913  
                               SpeciesAstropecten malayanus Döderlein, 1917  
                               SpeciesAstropecten mamillatus Koehler, 1914  
                               SpeciesAstropecten marginatus Gray, 1840  
                               SpeciesAstropecten mauritianus Gray, 1840  
                               SpeciesAstropecten michaelseni Koehler, 1914  
                               SpeciesAstropecten minadensis Döderlein, 1917  
                               SpeciesAstropecten monacanthus Sladen, 1883  
                               SpeciesAstropecten nitidus Verrill, 1915  
                               SpeciesAstropecten novaeguineae Döderlein, 1917  
                               SpeciesAstropecten nuttingi Verrill, 1915  
                               SpeciesAstropecten orientalis Döderlein, 1917  
                               SpeciesAstropecten ornatissimus Fisher, 1906  
                               SpeciesAstropecten orsinii Leipoldt, 1895  
                               SpeciesAstropecten pedicellaris Fisher, 1913  
                               SpeciesAstropecten petalodea (Retzius, 1805)  
                               SpeciesAstropecten platyacanthus (Philippi, 1837)  
                               SpeciesAstropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842  
                               SpeciesAstropecten preissi Müller & Troschel, 1843  
                               SpeciesAstropecten primigenius Mortensen, 1925  
                               SpeciesAstropecten productus Fisher, 1906  
                               SpeciesAstropecten progressor Döderlein, 1917  
                               SpeciesAstropecten pugnax Koehler, 1910  
                               SpeciesAstropecten pulcherrimus H. L. Clark, 1938  
                               SpeciesAstropecten pusillulus Fisher, 1906  
                               SpeciesAstropecten pusillus Sluiter, 1889  
                               SpeciesAstropecten regalis Gray, 1840  
                               SpeciesAstropecten sanctaehelenae Mortensen, 1933  
                               SpeciesAstropecten sarasinorum Döderlein, 1917  
                               SpeciesAstropecten scoparius Müller & Troschel, 1842  
                               SpeciesAstropecten siderialis Verrill, 1914  
                               SpeciesAstropecten sinicus Döderlein, 1917  
                               SpeciesAstropecten spiniphorus Madsen, 1950  
                               SpeciesAstropecten spinulosus (Philippi, 1837)  
                               SpeciesAstropecten sulcatus Ludwig, 1905  
                               SpeciesAstropecten sumbawanus Döderlein, 1917  
                               SpeciesAstropecten tamilicus Döderlein, 1888  
                               SpeciesAstropecten tasmanicus H. E. S. Clark & McKnight, 2000  
                               SpeciesAstropecten tenellus Fisher, 1913  
                               SpeciesAstropecten tenuis (Bell, 1894)  
                               SpeciesAstropecten timorensis Döderlein, 1917  
                               SpeciesAstropecten triacanthus (Goto, 1914)  
                               SpeciesAstropecten triseriatus Müller & Troschel, 1843  
                               SpeciesAstropecten umbrinus Grube, 1866  
                               SpeciesAstropecten validispinosus Oguro, 1982  
                               SpeciesAstropecten vappa Müller & Troschel, 1843  
                               SpeciesAstropecten variegatus Mortensen, 1933  
                               SpeciesAstropecten velitaris von Martens, 1865  
                               SpeciesAstropecten verrilli de Loriol, 1899  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Christopher Mah   
  Notes: Research Collaborator, Department of Invertebrate Zoology (MRC163), National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560-0163   
  Reference for: Astropecten    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Astropecten   
       
  Source: WoRMS - World Asteroidea Database, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org   
  Reference for: Astropecten   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Clark, Ailsa M., and Maureen E. Downey   
  Publication Date: 1992   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Starfishes of the Atlantic   
  Page(s): xxvi + 794   
  Publisher: Chapman and Hall   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-412-43280-3   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Astropecten   
       

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