CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Echinodermata (phylum)  »  Asteroidea (class)  »  Valvatida (order)  »  Goniasteridae (family)

CAAB Code: 25 122925 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Milteliphaster spp.   
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata
Family: Goniasteridae (seastars) - show full list
Common Name: [a seastar]
Organism Type: a seastar
Taxon Notes:This genus is currently regarded as monotypic and includes only the type species M. woodmasoni from the Andaman Sea. Other species previously placed in this genus are now placed in Calliaster. This code is provided for use when identification of a specimen to this level is sufficient, or when no further detail is available.
Parent Codes: 25 122000     Goniasteridae - undifferentiated


Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:b8957d4a-7858-40ee-8ec5-aa0d8cf1cc86
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Scientific Name
verified against
:
Mah, C.L., 2018. New genera, species and occurrence records of Goniasteridae (Asteroidea; Echinodermata) from the Indian Ocean., Zootaxa, Vol. 4539(1): 1-116. . doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4539.1.1

Record details

Record entered on 5-Oct-2012 00:00 by Tony Rees
Record modified on 15-Nov-2019 12:38 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: add taxon note
Modification history:
15-NOV-2019: add taxon note (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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