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Pteraster affinis Smith, 1876

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172780  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:172780)

accepted
Species
Pteraster brachiatus Koehler, 1917 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962))
Pteraster marplatensis Bernasconi, 1935 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1962) & confirmed by Bernasconi (1964).)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Smith, E. A. (1876). Descriptions of species of Asteridae and Ophiuridae from Kerguelen Islands. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 4th series,vol.17: 105-113., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/19267007
page(s): 108 [details]   
Cryptic speciation Based on CO1 data, two species could exist: Pteraster affinis/militaris and Pteraster affinis/jordani.  
Cryptic speciation Based on CO1 data, two species could exist: Pteraster affinis/militaris and Pteraster affinis/jordani[details]
Mah, C.L. (2021). World Asteroidea Database. Pteraster affinis Smith, 1876. Accessed through: RAS (Eds.) (2021) Register of Antarctic Species at: http://ras.biodiversity.aq/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=172780 on 2021-05-16
RAS (Eds.) (2021). Register of Antarctic Species. Pteraster affinis Smith, 1876. Accessed at: https://ras.biodiversity.aq/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=172780 on 2021-05-16
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original description Smith, E. A. (1876). Descriptions of species of Asteridae and Ophiuridae from Kerguelen Islands. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 4th series,vol.17: 105-113., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/19267007
page(s): 108 [details]   

original description  (of Pteraster brachiatus Koehler, 1917) Koehler R. (1917). Échinodermes (astéries, ophiures et échinides) Recueillis par M. Rallier du Baty, aux îles Kerguelen, en 1913-1914. <em>Annales de l'Institut océanographique.</em> 7(8): 87pp., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/45381490
page(s): 49 [details]   

original description  (of Pteraster aculeatus Koehler, 1920) Koehler, R. (1920). Echinodermata: Asteroidea. Scientific Reports of the Australiasian Antarctic Expedition C8: 1-308. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/162113
page(s): 168 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Pteraster marplatensis Bernasconi, 1935) Bernasconi, I. (1935). Dos nuevas especies de <i>Pteraster</i> en la Argentina. <em>Physis.</em> 11: 482-483.
page(s): 482 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Clarke, A.; Johnston, N.M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. <i>Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review</i>. 41: 47-114. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Clark, A. M.; Courtman-Stock, J. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Cryptic speciation Based on CO1 data, two species could exist: Pteraster affinis/militaris and Pteraster affinis/jordani[details]
To MNHN Type collection (IE-2014-267)
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[hosted externally; from synonym]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Pteraster affinis (1) 1116272)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Pteraster affinis (2) 1116272)
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