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Astrophyton muricatum
Astrophyton muricatum
Basket Star
Photographer: Eugene Weber
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0091 3183 0936 0109 (2001-03-07)

Copyright © 2001 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  unknown
  • location   Grand Caymans (Grand Cayman (Cayman Islands), Cayman Islands)
  • family Gorgonocephalidae
  • order Euryalida
  • class Ophiuroidea
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 47100
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other

  • common names   Basket Star (ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Joseph W. Dougherty    May 1, 2001

    Action: changed name from "Unknown" to "Astrophyton muricatum "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "giant basket star: noctural

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