Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Echinodermata > Subphylum Crinozoa > Class Crinoidea > Subclass Articulata > Order Comatulida > Suborder Comatulidina > Superfamily Antedonacea > Family Antedonidae > Genus Antedon

Antedon bifida (Pennant, 1777)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

Antedonde Freminville, 1811accepted genus name

Species group names

Asterias bifida Pennant, 1777 basionym
Antedon gorgonia de Freminville, 1811 synonym
Antedon maroccana AH Clark, 1910 synonym
Asterias bifida Pennant, 1777 synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 English: rosy feather-star sources: BIOTIC
 English-United States: Rosy Feather-star sources: Charles Hussey
 Swedish: spretig fjäderstjärna

Literature

basis of record

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

additional source

North East Atlantic Taxa

additional source

Southward, E.C.; Campbell, A.C. (2006). [Echinoderms: keys and notes for the identification of British species]. Synopses of the British fauna (new series), 56. Field Studies Council: Shrewsbury, UK. ISBN 1-85153-269-2. 272 pp.

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External Links

Link Marine Life Information Network - UK
Link To GBIF

Citation

Hansson, H. (2012). Antedon bifida. In: Messing, C. World List of Crinoidea. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124201

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


marine

Importance

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Last modified

2004-12-21 by Hans Hansson

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