Bathyporania ascendens

Author: Mah & Foltz, 2014

Description

General: No pedicellariae; feeds on deep-sea corals.



Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic.



Additional Information

Consulting taxonomist: Christopher Mah, Smithsonian Natural History Museum.



References

Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Mah, C.L. and D.W. Foltz (2014). New taxa and taxonomic revisions to the Poraniidae (Valvatacea; Asteroidea) with comments on feeding biology. Zootaxa, 3795: 327-372. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3795.3.7

Citation: Bathyporania ascendens (Mah & Foltz, 2014) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Bathyporania%20ascendens. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-08-19.
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