Pentaceraster cumingi

Pentaceraster cumingi (Gray, 1840)

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Overview

Synonymised taxa

Oreaster hawaiiensis (Fisher, 1906) (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Oreaster occidentalis Verrill, 1870 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Pentaceros cumingi Gray, 1840
Pentaceros hawaiiensis Fisher, 1906 (Synonym according to Doderlein (1936))
Pentaceros occidentalis (Verrill, 1870)

Author(s): Coppard , Simon
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References and links

Gray, J.E. (1840). A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History 6: 175-184; 275-290.

World Asteroidea Database

LSID   urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:370899

Author(s): Coppard , Simon
Rights holder(s): Coppard , Simon

Ecology and Distribution

Distribution

In Panama this species has been collected from the Pearl Islands Archipelago (depth 8 m), Gulf of Panama and off Coiba Island (USNM E 7598, USNM E 7599, USNM E 7600), Gulf of Chiriqui, eastern Pacific, North Pacific Ocean.

Author(s): Coppard , Simon
Rights holder(s): Coppard , Simon