Astroboa nuda (Lyman, 1874)
Naked basket star
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Family:  Gorgonocephalidae ()
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Environment:  benthic; marine
Distribution:  Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Madagascar to Australia, New Guinea, Indonesia, Philippines. Tropical to subtropical.
Biology:  Inhabits reef slopes and walls with moderate to strong currents at depths of 1 to 100 m. Filter feeds on plankton at night and hides under corals or crevices at day time (Ref. 800).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. 123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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