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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Hippasteria phrygiana (Parelius, 1768)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Asterias phrygianus Parelius, 1768
Asterias equestris de Lamarck, 1816, non Retzius, 1805
Hippasteria johnstoni Gray, in Johnston, 1836
Hippasteria europaea Gray, 1840
Hippasteria plana Gray, 1840
Goniaster abbensis Gray, 1843
Goniaster equestris Forbes, 1852
Astrogonium aculeatum Barrett, 1857
Hippasteria (Nehippasteria) insignis dons, 1938

Vernacular name
Rigid Cushion Star (English)

Rigid Cushion Star (Hippasteria phrygiana)