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Leptychaster pacificus   Fisher, 1906


Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Leptychaster pacificus   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Asteroidea | Paxillosida | Astropectinidae
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Main reference
Lambert, P. 2000. (Ref. 93256)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 9.0 cm WD male/unsexed; (Ref. 93256)

Environment
Benthic; depth range 10 - 435 m (Ref. 93256)

Climate / Range
Temperate

Distribution
Northeast Pacific: Bering Sea to USA.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found on soft mud, sand or pebbles (Ref. 93256). Members of the class Asteroidea exhibit both asexual (regeneration and clonal) and sexual (gonochoric) means of reproduction. Life cycle: Embryos hatch into planktonic larvae and later metamorphose into pentamorous juveniles which develop into young sea stars with stubby arms (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




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Mass conversion

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