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NameChiantore, M., Guidetti, M., Cavallero, M., De Domenico, F., Albertelli, G. & Cattaneo Vietti, R. 2006. Sea urchins, sea stars and brittle stars from Terra Nova Bay (Ross sea, Antarctica). Polar Biology 29, 467-475.
SourceID149279
DOI10.1007/s00300-005-0077-2 [view]
AuthorsChiantore, M.; Guidetti, M.; Cavallero, M.; De domenico, F.; Albertelli, G.; Cattaneo-vietti, R.
Year2005
TitleSea urchins, sea stars and brittle stars from Terra Nova Bay (Ross Sea, Antarctica)
JournalPolar Biology
Suffix29(6), 467-475
Type Publication
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AbstractAlthough echinoderms constitute some of the most conspicuous taxa of the Antarctic benthic communities, the echinoderm fauna of Terra Nova has not been described yet. The present study provides the first species list of echinoids, ophiuroids and asteroids from Terra Nova Bay (30-500 in depth) and describes the depth distribution of these species. Preliminary observations of the summer reproductive condition of some of the species are also included.
Geographical
term
Antarctic
Taxonomic
terms
Asteroidea
Echinoidea
Ophiuroidea
Distributions
(12)
Ross Sea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster gaini Koehler, 1912
Ross Sea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontaster meridionalis (E. A. Smith, 1876)
Ross Sea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontaster validus Koehler, 1906
Ross Sea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPedicellaster hypernotius Sladen, 1889
Ross Sea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerknaster densus Sladen, 1889
Ross Sea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilaster charcoti (Koehler, 1906)
Terra Nova Bay for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathybiaster loripes obesus Sladen, 1889
Terra Nova Bay for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasterias brucei (Koehler, 1908)
Terra Nova Bay for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlabraster antarctica glaber Sladen, 1889
Terra Nova Bay for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster gerlachei (Ludwig, 1903)
Terra Nova Bay for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotasterias armata (Koehler, 1911)
Terra Nova Bay for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerknaster fuscus antarcticus (Koehler, 1906)
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