Starfish

Description
Label reads 'Stichaster aurantiacus (Meyen). From the Shore, VALPARAISO, CHILE. 'Challenger' Expedition. SLADEN COLLECTION.'
Accession Loan No.
263/1903/B/239
Collection Class
Echinoderms
Common Name
starfish
Simple Name
starfish
Full Name
ECHINODERMATA; STELLEROIDEA; Asteroidea; Forcipulatida: Asteriidae; Stichaster striatus Muller & Troschel
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Family Group

Collection Town
Valparaiso
Collection Country
Chile
Collection Area Region
South America
Collection Continent
Latin America and the Caribbean
Phylum
ECHINODERMATA
Family
ASTERIIDAE
Genus
Stichaster
Species
striatus

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