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Pterasteridae Perrier, 1875

110247  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:110247)

accepted
Family
Genus Amembranaster Golotsvan, 1998
Genus Benthaster Sladen, 1882
Genus Calyptraster Sladen, 1882
Genus Diplopteraster Verrill, 1880
Genus Euretaster Fisher, 1940
Genus Hymenaster Thomson, 1873
Genus Hymenasterides Fisher, 1911
Genus Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Savignaster Gale, 2011 †

Genus Actaster Bell, 1884 (Misspelling)
Genus Apterodon Fisher, 1940 accepted as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Calyptaster Bather in Lankester, 1900 accepted as Calyptraster Sladen, 1882
Genus Cryptaster Perrier, 1894 accepted as Calyptraster Sladen, 1882 (Synonym according to Madsen (1947))
Genus Diploaster Howe, 1901 accepted as Diplopteraster Verrill, 1880
Genus Flexaster Gregory in Lankester, 1900 (Misspelling)
Genus Hexaster Perrier, 1891 accepted as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Genus Lophopteraster Verrill, 1895 accepted as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Marsipaster Sladen, 1882 accepted as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Downey (1973).)
Genus Pleraster Nobre, 1931 accepted as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Pterasterides Verrill, 1909 accepted as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842 (synonym)
Genus Retaster Perrier, 1878 accepted as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Subgenus according to Fisher (1940).)
Genus Steraster Gregory in Lankester, 1900 accepted as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Temnaster Verrill, 1894 accepted as Pteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))

Genus Retaster Sladen, 1889 (uncertain, unassessed)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2021). Pterasteridae Perrier, 1875. Accessed at: https://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=110247 on 2022-09-25
Date
action
by
2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2012-03-12 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

basis of record WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

current name source WoRMS (Mar 2012) [details]   

extant flag source Parker 82, PaleoDB [details]   

habitat flag source Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Echinodermata (Phylum) > Asterozoa (Subphylum) > Asteroidea (Class) > Velatida (Order) > Pterasteridae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Echinoderms, marine (characteristics of phylum) (Parker) [details]

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