HMS Challenger
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Sea star

NHMUK-1890.5.7.491

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Scientific name:

Pentaceraster gracilis

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Type status:

Holotype

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Echinodermata

Class:

Asteroidea

Family:

Oreasteridae

Genus:

Pentaceraster

Species:

Pentaceraster gracilis (Lutken)

Station/Area Information

Area:

Booby Id. Torres Strait

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