|ECHINODERMATA : VALVATIDA : Goniasteridae||STARFISH, SEA URCHINS, ETC.|
Description: A heavily plated pink starfish. The arms are very short and the disc large. At the edge of the arms are a series of large rectangular plates. Up to 6 cm. across.
Distribution: A cold water species found in the North Atlantic and Norwegian fjords.
Key Identification Features:
Distribution Map: NBN map : National Biodiversity Network mapping facility, data for UK.
WoRMS: Species record : World Register of Marine Species.
iNaturalist: Species account : iNaturalist World Species Observations database
|Picton, B.E. & Morrow, C.C. (2016). Ceramaster granularis (Retzius, 1783). [In] Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland. |
https://www.habitas.org.uk/marinelife/species.asp?item=ZB850 Accessed on 2023-12-11
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