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 ()
JPG file - 136.43 kB - 640 x 480 pixels
added on 2012-02-06 - 170 views
Astropecten aranciacus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Click here to return to thumbnails.
Disclaimer: WoRMS does not exercise any editorial control over the information displayed here. However, if you come across any misidentifications, spelling mistakes or low quality pictures, your comments would be very much appreciated. You can reach us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or adding a comment, we will correct the information or remove the image from the website when necessary or in case of doubt.