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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Crossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1776)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Asterias papposa Linnaeus, 1767
Asterias helianthemoides Pennant, 1777
Asterias affinis Brandt, 1835
Solaster affinis Danielssen and Koren, 1887

Vernacular name
Common Sunstar (English)

Common Sunstar (Crossaster papposus)