Linckia Nardo, 1834

Genus in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaEchinodermataAsteroideaValvatidaOphidiasteridae

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  • 11

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Overview

Full Name

Linckia Nardo, 1834

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted genus

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Published in

Ber. Verh. Preuss. Akad. Wiss. , 1840, 103.

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Echinodermata
class
Asteroidea
order
Valvatida
family
Ophidiasteridae
genus
Linckia
species
11
 
complete classification

Description

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Bibliography

Clark, A. M. (1993). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 2: Valvatida, in: Jangoux, M. ; Lawrence, J. M. (Ed. ) (1993). Echinoderm Studies, 4: pp. 187-366

Clark, A. M. and M. E. Downey. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. Chapman & Hall Identification Guides, 3. Chapman & Hall: London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp.

Hansson, H. G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M. J. et al. (Ed. ) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 336-351

Nardo, J. D. (1834). De Asteriis, pp. 716-717. Isis, Jena. Encyclopaedische Zeitung.

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.