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 140009 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
:
Ailsastra heteractis    (H.L. Clark, 1938)
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata
Family: Asterinidae (seastars) - show full list
Common Name: [a seastar]
Recent Synonyms: Asterina heteractis
Aquilonastra heteractis
Common Names List: seastar
starfish
Organism Type: a seastar


Identifiers:
Australian Faunal Directory (AFD) urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:2b9cc29f-fe8c-4405-b8f5-406b629b30fd    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
World Register of Marine Species urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:382561    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2017-03-02
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)
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. Rowe, F.W.E., 2005. A new asterinid genus from the Indo-West Pacific region, including five new species (Echinodermata: Asteroidea: Asterinidae)., Memoirs of Museum Victoria, Vol. 62(2): 181-189.

Record details

Record entered on 7-Jul-2000 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 21-Jul-2006 15:53 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update genus
Modification history:
01-MAR-2005: update genus (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Asterina)
 (previous authority: H.L. Clark)
21-JUL-2006: update genus (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Aquilonastra)
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