Ophidiaster hemprichi   Muller & Troschel,  1842 (Starfish)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Echinodermata
Class: Asteroidea
Order:Valvatida
Family:Ophidiasteridae

Description

Synonym (s)
Ophidiaster squameus Fisher, 1906
Ophidiaster pustulatus (von Martens, 1866)
Ophidiaster pustulatus von Martens, 1866
Ophidiaster purpureus Perrier, 1869
Linckia pustulata von Martens, 1866
Linckia hemprichi von Martens, 1866

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Sastry, DRK (2007) Echinodermata of India : An annotated list Records of Zoological Survey of India Occassional paper No. 271 ZSI, Kolkata 1-387 Available at - http://zsi.gov.in/checklist/Echinodermata_India_Checklist.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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