Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India

Volume 38 Issue 1&2

Notes on the family coniasteridae (Echinodermata: Asteroidea) from the Indian seas

D. B. James

In this paper the starfshes Anthenea regalis and A. rudis are referred to the synonymy of A. pentagonula. The identification of Bell (1889) as A. acuta refers to A. pentagonula. The generic position of Siraster is clarified. Only synonymy, discussion, remarks and distribution of the various species are given.


Starfishes, family Goniasteridae, identification, synonyms

Date : 30-12-1996