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Asteriidae Gray, 1840

100545  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:100545)

accepted
Family
Genus Adelasterias Verrill, 1914
Genus Anasterias Perrier, 1875
Genus Aphanasterias Fisher, 1923
Genus Aphelasterias Fisher, 1923
Genus Asterias Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Astrometis Fisher, 1923
Genus Astrostole Fisher, 1923
Genus Caimanaster A.M. Clark, 1962
Genus Calasterias Hayashi, 1975
Genus Coronaster Perrier, 1885
Genus Coscinasterias Verrill, 1870
Genus Cryptasterias Verrill, 1914
Genus Dermaster Loriol, 1900 †
Genus Diplasterias Perrier, 1891
Genus Distolasterias Perrier, 1896
Genus Evasterias Verrill, 1914
Genus Germanasterias Blake, 1990 †
Genus Icasterias Fisher, 1923
Genus Kenrickaster A.M. Clark, 1962
Genus Leptasterias Verrill, 1866
Genus Lethasterias Fisher, 1923
Genus Lysasterias Fisher, 1908
Genus Marthasterias Jullien, 1878
Genus Meyenaster Verrill, 1913
Genus Notasterias Koehler, 1911
Genus Orthasterias Verrill, 1914
Genus Pegaster Blake & Peterson, 1993 †
Genus Perissasterias H.L. Clark, 1923
Genus Pisaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Genus Plazaster Fisher, 1941
Genus Psalidaster Fisher, 1940
Genus Rathbunaster Fisher, 1906
Genus Saliasterias Koehler, 1920
Genus Savignasterias Gale, 2011 †
Genus Sclerasterias Perrier, 1891
Genus Stephanasterias Verrill, 1871
Genus Stylasterias Verrill, 1914
Genus Taranuiaster McKnight, 1973
Genus Tarsastrocles Fisher, 1923
Genus Uniophora Gray, 1840
Genus Urasterias Verrill, 1909

Genus Stenasterias Verrill, 1914 (uncertain > nomen dubium, Name has status only by "technicality" according to Fisher (1930))

Genus Diplasterias Perrier, 1888 (unaccepted > nomen nudum)

Genus Allasterias Verrill, 1909 accepted as Asterias Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym according to Fisher (1923, 1930))
Genus Anasterias Studer, 1885 accepted as Lysasterias Fisher, 1908
Genus Asteracanthion Müller & Troschel, 1840 accepted as Asterias Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym according to Perrier (1875))
Genus Asteracanthium Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Asteracanthion Müller & Troschel, 1840 accepted as Asterias Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Asteracanthium Brandt, 1851 accepted as Asterias Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Genus Asteria Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Asterias Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Asteria Müller, 1775 accepted as Asterias Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Asterocanthion Gray, 1847 accepted as Asteracanthion Müller & Troschel, 1840 accepted as Asterias Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Asterocanthium Forbes, 1841 accepted as Asteracanthion Müller & Troschel, 1840 accepted as Asterias Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Asteroderma Perrier, 1888 accepted as Anasterias Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Astertas Koehler, 1927 accepted as Asterias Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Australiaster Fisher, 1923 accepted as Sclerasterias Perrier, 1891
Genus Autasterias Koehler, 1912 accepted as Notasterias Koehler, 1911 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Genus Calvasterias Perrier, 1875 accepted as Anasterias Perrier, 1875
Genus Coelasterias Verrill, 1871 accepted as Stichaster Müller & Troschel, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1922, 1930))
Genus Comasterias Perrier, 1891 accepted as Cosmasterias Sladen, 1889
Genus Ctenasterias Verrill, 1914 accepted as Leptasterias Verrill, 1866 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Genus Distolaterias Delage & Hérouard, 1903 (Misspelling)
Genus Eoleptasterias Djakonov, 1938 accepted as Leptasterias Verrill, 1866 (synonym)
Genus Eremasterias Fisher, 1930 accepted as Anasterias Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962))
Genus Eustolasterias Fisher, 1923 accepted as Sclerasterias Perrier, 1891 (synonym)
Genus Hemiasterias Verrill in Harriman, 1914 accepted as Granaster Perrier, 1894 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Heterasterias Verrill, 1914 accepted as Coronaster Perrier, 1885
Genus Kalyptasterias Koehler, 1923 accepted as Anasterias Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Koehleraster Fisher, 1922 accepted as Diplasterias Perrier, 1888 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Lytaster Perrier, 1894 accepted as Coscinasterias Verrill, 1870 (Synonym according to Fisher (1928))
Genus Margaraster Hutton, 1872 accepted as Astrostole Fisher, 1923
Genus Margaraster Gray, 1866 accepted as Uniophora Gray, 1840 (synonym)
Genus Nanaster Perrier, 1894 accepted as Stephanasterias Verrill, 1871 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Genus Paedasterias Verrill, 1914 accepted as Lysasterias Fisher, 1908 (Synonym according to Fisher (1922))
Genus Parasterias Verrill, 1914 accepted as Asterias Linnaeus, 1758 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Genus Parastichaster Koehler, 1920 accepted as Anasterias Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Podasterias Perrier, 1894 accepted as Diplasterias Perrier, 1891 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Polyasterias Perrier, 1894 accepted as Coscinasterias Verrill, 1870 (Synonym according to Fisher (1928))
Genus Quadraster Perrier, 1896 accepted as Cosmasterias Sladen, 1889 (Synonym according ot Fisher (1923))
Genus Rumbleaster McKnight, 2006 accepted as Sclerasterias Perrier, 1891 (synonym)
Genus Sporasterias Perrier, 1893 accepted as Anasterias Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Genus Stellonia Nardo, 1834 accepted as Asterias Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Genus Stichorella Koehler, 1920 accepted as Anasterias Perrier, 1875 (Synonym according to Fisher (1922, 1930))
Genus Stolasterias Sladen, 1889 accepted as Coscinasterias Verrill, 1870
Genus Triplasterias Engel & Schroevers, 1960 accepted as Sclerasterias Perrier, 1891 (synonym)
Genus Uraster L. Agassiz, 1836 accepted as Asterias Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)

Genus Carlasterias Costa, 1952 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Endogenasterias Djakonov, 1938 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Hexasterias Fisher, 1930 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Hystrixasterias Blake, 1990 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Mortensenia da Costa, 1941 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Nesasterias Fisher, 1930 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Rathburnaster (uncertain, unassessed)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
Taxonomic remark Cf. also Asteridae A. Takhtajan, 1967, a subclass of Angiosperms, refer Reveal, 1999.  
Taxonomic remark Cf. also Asteridae A. Takhtajan, 1967, a subclass of Angiosperms, refer Reveal, 1999. [details]
IRMNG (2021). Asteriidae Gray, 1840. Accessed at: https://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=100545 on 2022-05-24
Date
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2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
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2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
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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]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Echinodermata (Phylum) > Asterozoa (Subphylum) > Asteroidea (Class) > Forcipulatida (Order) > Asteriidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Echinoderms, marine (characteristics of phylum) (Parker). Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): M; stratigraphic range: Jurassic (Hettangian)-Holocene (?Recent) [details]

Taxonomic remark Cf. also Asteridae A. Takhtajan, 1967, a subclass of Angiosperms, refer Reveal, 1999. [details]

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