Pteraster acicula (Downey, 1970)

Type material: 

Holotype USNM 18416 (Marsipaster acicula Downey, 1970), National Museum of Natural History, Washington, D.C. 20560, U.S.A.

Paratype USNM 10447(Marsipaster acicula Downey, 1970), National Museum of Natural History, Washington, D.C. 20560, U.S.A.

Synonymised taxa: 

Marsipaster acicula Downey, 1970 (synonym)
Pteraster (Apterodon) acicula (Downey, 1970)

Distribution: 

This species is recorded from the Caribbean coast of Panama (Alvarado et al. 2008).

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith