Accepted scientific name:
Pteraster acicula (Downey, 1970) (accepted name) 3 literature references for Pteraster acicula (Downey, 1970)
Marsipaster acicula Downey, 1970 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Marsipaster acicula Downey, 1970
Pteraster (apterodon) acicula (Downey, 1970) (synonym)
Common names: -
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Velatida
Family Pterasteridae
Genus Pteraster
Distribution: European waters (ERMS scope); Florida; North American Basin; West European Basin; Caribbean Sea; Rockall Trough; Florida; Gulf of Mexico; Guyana Basin; Gulf of Mexico; Yucatan; Newfoundland Basin; Rockall Trough; Panama; Caribbean Sea; Cuba; Colombia
Additional data: -
Source database: WoRMS Asteroidea, Dec 2010
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Mah C., 25-Oct-2008
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