Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Echinodermata > Class: Asteroidea > Order: Valvatida > Family: Goniasteridae > Genus: Hippasteria > Species: Hippasteria phrygiana phrygiana

Hippasteria phrygiana phrygiana (Parelius, 1768)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Valid parent species Hippasteria phrygiana

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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

Natura 2000 sites

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Legal status

Not listed in legal texts

Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Asterias equestris de Lamarck, 1816, non Retzius, 1805
Asterias johnstoni Gray, in Johnston, 1836
Asterias phrygianus Parelius, 1768
Astrogonium aculeatum Barrett, 1857
Goniaster abbensis Gray, 1843
Hippasteria cornuta Gray, 1840
Hippasteria europaea Gray, 1840
Hippasteria plana Gray, 1840
Hippasteria (Nehippasteria) insignis Dons, 1938

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
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External data

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