species: Acanthaster planci in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Acanthaster planci
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Spinulosida
Family Acanthasteridae
Genus Acanthaster
Species Acanthaster planci

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.


Similar taxa

Web resources


  • Baird, A.H., M. Álvarez-Noriega, V.R. Cumbo, S.R. Connolly, M. Dornelas and J.S. Madin (2018). Effects of tropical storms on the demography of reef corals. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 606: 29-38. LIRS catalog number 2214.
  • Rivers, H. (2018). A comparison of the composition of juvenile and adult scleractinial coral populations after major disturbance at Lizard Island. Undergraduate thesis, School for International Training. LIRS catalog number 2201.