Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Species
  • Asterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
NMNH Invertebrate Zoology resource
BHL: BioDivLibrary's photostream
  • Asterias rubens
BOLD images
  • Asterias rubens
BOLDS images II Species
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
BioImages resource Species
Biopix
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Asterias rubens
Dutch Marine and Coastal Species Encyclopedia
  • Asterias rubens
EOL Group on Flickr
  • Uraster rubens
EOL Group on Flickr
  • Asterias rubens
EOL Group on Flickr
EOL hotlist Scratchpad Species
  • Asterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland Resource
Environments
  • Asterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Freshwater and Marine Image Bank, University Libraries, U Washington
GBIF Elevation Data Species
  • Asterias rubens
Global Biotic Interactions Species
  • Asterias rubens
BioLib.cz Import
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Species
  • Asterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asterias rubens Johnston, 1836
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Uraster violaceus Forbes, 1841
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asterias stimpsoni Verrill, 1866
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asterias rubens Olivi, 1792
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asterias rubens violacea O.F. Müller, 1776
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asterias pallida Perrier, 1875
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asterias murrayi Bell, 1891
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Stellonia rubens Nardo, 1834
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asterias vulgaris Verrill, 1866
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Uraster rubens Forbes, 1841
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asterias clathrata Say, 1825
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asteracanthion distichum Brandt, 1851
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asteracanthion rubens Müller & Troschel, 1842
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asteracanthion violaceus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asterias attenuata Bell, 1891
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asterias clathrata Pennant, 1777
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asterias disticha Sladen, 1889
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asterias fabricii Perrier, 1875
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asterias holsatica Retzius, 1805
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Asterias violacea O.F. Mueller, 1788
MarLIN resource
Mineralogy Species
  • Asterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
NCBI Taxonomy
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Species
  • Asterias rubens
Animal Diversity Web Descriptions
  • Asterias rubens
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Asterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
OBIS depth range resource
Ocean Genome Resource- genomic DNA available
Ocean Genome Resource- genomic DNA available
Paleobiology Database
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Species
  • Uraster rubens (Linnaeus 1758)
SERPENT resource
Marie Studer
  • Asterias rubens
Seacoast Science Center All Taxa List
  • Asterias rubens
Monthly ARKive text import
Type data from iDigBio Species
  • Asterias stimpsoni
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Species
  • Asterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia
  • Asterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
iNaturalist Images Species
iSpot links Species
  • Asterias rubens

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