Bathypectinura heros   (Lyman,  1879) (Brittle Star)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Echinodermata
Class: Ophiuroidea
Order:Ophiurida
Family:Ophiodermatidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Bathypectinura conspicua (Koehler, 1897)
Bathypectinura elata (Koehler, 1906)
Bathypectinura gotoi Matsumoto, 1915
Ophiocrates intervallus Madsen, 1947
Ophiocrates lenta Koehler, 1904
Ophiocrates secunda Koehler, 1906
Ophiocrates secundus Koehler, 1906
Ophiozonella brachyactis H. L. Clark, 1939
Pectinura conspicua Koehler, 1897
Pectinura elata Koehler, 1906
Pectinura heros Lyman, 1879
Pectinura lacertosa Lyman, 1883
Pectinura modesta Koehler, 1904
Pectinura tessellata Lyman, 1883

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA
• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Tikadar, BK; Daniel, A and Subbarao, NV (1986) Sea shore animals of Andaman and Nicobar Islands The Director, ZSI, Kolkatta 188 Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • 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
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/

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