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NameO'Loughlin P.M. and MacKenzie M. (2013) Asterinid seastars from the Mozambique Channel (Echinodermata: Asteroidea: Asterinidae). Zootaxa 3613(2): 176-180
Type Publication
Linkhttp://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3613.2.5
AbstractA new fissiparous asterinid seastar Aquilonastra chantalae sp. nov. is described from Europa Island, one of the Scattered Islands (Les îles Éparses) in the Mozambique Channel. It is compared with the fissiparous asterinid Aquilonastra conandae O’Loughlin & Rowe from the Mascarene Islands. A table of distinguishing diagnostic characters is provided. The asterinid Aquilonastra richmondi O’Loughlin & Rowe is reported for Europa Island.
Geographical
terms
Indian Ocean, Western
Madagascar
Bibliographical
terms
Benthos
Systematics, Taxonomy
Taxonomic
term
Asteroidea
Taxa
(1)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAquilonastra chantalae O'Loughlin & MacKenzie, 2013 (original description)
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2013-02-08 05:40:40Z  created  Mah, Christopher
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