Starfish

Description
‘Challenger Expedition: Station 167. North west of Port Hardy, New Zealand. Depth 274m. Surface temp. 14.70C.’ 24th June 1874. From the Sladen collection.
Accession Loan No.
263/1903/I/189
Collection Class
Echinoderms
Common Name
starfish
Simple Name
starfish
Full Name
ECHINODERMATA; STELLEROIDEA; Asteroidea; Paxillosida; Astropectinidae; Psilaster acuminatus Sladen
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Family Group

Collection Town
Port Hardy
Collection Country
New Zealand
Collection Area Region
Australia and New Zealand
Collection Continent
Oceania
Phylum
ECHINODERMATA
Family
Astropectinidae
Genus
Psilaster
Species
acuminatus

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