Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Cryptasterina pentagona (Müller & Troschel, 1842)


Generic Combinations

  • Cryptasterina pentagona (Müller & Troschel, 1842).





Extra Distribution Information

Darnley Is., Torres Strait to Southport, Qld and Lord Howe Is. (record rests on a single old specimen in the Australian Museum AM J792, its provenance may be doubtful); Indo-west-central Pacific Ocean. Littoral waters

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Lord Howe Province (14), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, inshore, marine, tropical.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
12-Feb-2012 12-Feb-2012 MOVED
15-Sep-2023 12-Feb-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)