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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Ophiopholis aculeata (Linnaeus, 1767)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Asterias aculeata Linnaeus, 1758
Ophiocoma bellis Forbes, 1839
Ophiolepis scolopendrica J. Müller & Troschel, 1842
Polypholis echinata Duncan, 18??
Ophiopholis bellis Lyman, 1882

Vernacular name
Crevice Brittle Star (English)

Crevice Brittle Star (Ophiopholis aculeata)