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Astropecten aranciacus

Astropecten aranciacus
Description: Rab (Croatia), 14/05/2011, depth -7 m This starfish has superomarginal plates equipped with 1 to 3 small spines and inferomarginal plates with long, pointed, strong, regularly arranged spines. The inferomarginal spines have reddish-orange colour at the base and yellowish or white colour towards the tip.
Author: Pillon, Roberto ()
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Astropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758)Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor

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