Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaEchinodermataAsteroideaValvatidaOphidiasteridaeLinckia

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Overview

Full Name

Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Common names

  • azure sea star eng
  • Blauer Seestern deu
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

Basionym

? laevigata Linnaeus, 1758

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Not freshwater, Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Echinodermata
class
Asteroidea
order
Valvatida
family
Ophidiasteridae
genus
Linckia
species
Linckia laevigata
 
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Bibliography

Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History). London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls.

Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp.

Ludwig, H. (1899) Echinodermen des Sansibargebietes. Abhandl. d. Senckenb. naturf. Ges., Bonn, Vol. 21(1): 537 - 563.

Ludwig, H. (1899). Echinodermen des Sansibargebietes. Abhandl. d. Senckenb. naturf. Ges., Bonn, Vol. 21(1): 537 - 563.

Williams, S.T. (2000). Species boundaries in the starfish genus Linckia. Marine Biology 136: 137-148.

Known issues

There are known issues with this name usage:

  • basionym relation derived

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (115621383) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on Apr 13, 2016.