Astropecten velitaris   von Martens,  1865 (Starfish)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Echinodermata
Class: Asteroidea
Order:Paxillosida
Family:Astropectinidae

Description

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Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic, Coastal

Biogeography


• Andhra Pradesh, Lawsons Bay INDIA (Record: 09/1986-05/1988) (Depth: 20-50 mts)
• Andhra Pradesh, Rishikonda INDIA (Record: 09/1986-05/1988)

Literature Source(s)
  • Rao, NVS; Rao, KVS and Maitra, S (1991) Marine molluscs State fauna series 1: Fauna of Orissa Zoological Survey of India, Calcutta Part 3 1-175 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/

Page last updated on:2011-06-30

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