Milne Edwards and Haime, 1848, p. 495

Type Species

Astrea crispata Lamarck, 1816, p. 265; Original Designation Milne Edwards and Haime, 1848: 495

Type Specimen: Holotype; MNHN scle15; Verified; Dry Preserved

Type Locality: "Habite l'Océan indien" (Recent)


  • Southeast Asia; Pleistocene
  • Western Pacific; Recent
  • East Asia; Holocene
Historical distribution: Recent., IndoPacific (Wells, 1956). Souce: Paleobiology database (accessed June 13, 2012), Veron (2000). Distribution compiled by Matthew Tibbits.

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This version was contributed by Ann Budd on 13-Jun-2012 23:17.

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The editor is: Ann Budd

Holotype of Astrea crispata Lamarck, 1816