Astropecten polyacanthus

Astropecten polyacanthus

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Paxillosida 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Echinodermata
Subphylum: Eleutherozoa
Superclassis: Asterozoa
Classis: Asteroidea
Ordo: Paxillosida

Familia: Astropectinidae
Genus: Astropecten
Species: Astropecten polyacanthus

NameEdit

Astropecten polyacanthus Müller & Troschel, 1842

Type locality: Red Sea
Syntype: MNHN-IE-2014-473
Etymology: from Latin, meaning having many spines

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Type locality: Sri Lanka, as "Ceylon"
Syntype: MNHN-IE-2014-606
Etymology: From Ancient Greek word for "porcupine"

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