Sand star (Astropecten irregularis)

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumEchinodermata
ClassAsteroidea
OrderPaxillosida
FamilyAstropectinidae
GenusAstropecten (1)
Top facts

The sand star has not yet been assessed by the IUCN.

Information on the sand star is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

  1. ITIS (December, 2012)
    http://www.itis.gov/index.html