CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

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

CAAB Code: 25 140007 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Aquilonastra cepheus    (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata
Family: Asterinidae (seastars) - show full list
Common Name: [a seastar]
Images:
CSIRO Marine Invertebrate Image Collection (MIIC)
Catalogue Number: MIIC-03334

CSIRO Specimen Reference: SS200705-097-016

Survey: SS200705 [details]
Date of image: 23-June-2007 18:06
Position: -17.7684° 120.719°
Depth: 109.3 metres

Image supplied by: Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Licence: CCBY 4.0
Distribution:

Occurrence locations [2] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Recent Synonyms: Asterina cepheus
Common Names List: seastar
starfish
Organism Type: a seastar


Identifiers:
Museum of Victoria 4667
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:459525    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-01-11
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Tropical Indo-Pacific (countries N/NE Australia)
Indian Ocean (non coastal)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Rowe, F. W. E. Gates, J., 1995, Zoological catalogue of Australia. Volume 33. Echinodermata. CSIRO, East Melbourne
Scientific Name
verified against
:
O'Loughlin, P.M. Waters, J.M., 2004. A molecular and morphological revision of genera of Asterinidae (Echinodermata: Asteroidea)., Memoirs of Museum Victoria, Vol. 61(1): 1-40.

Record details

Record entered on 7-Jul-2000 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 7-Oct-2015 12:56 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: add MoV number
Modification history:
01-MAR-2005: update genus (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Asterina)
 (previous authority: Müller & Troschel)
07-OCT-2015: add MoV number (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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