Description Starfish of the Order Phanerozoa with large distinct marginal plates. The upper surface with short flat spines arranged like paxillae. The pedicellariae are often valvate. The gonads are confined to the interradii.
In the North Sea only one species of this family is found: - Hippasteria phrygiana
Kingdom Animalia Phylum Echinodermata Class Asteroidea Order Phanerozonia Family Goniasteridae
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