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Brisingids are deep-sea dwelling asteroids. They usually have many (6-16) long, attenuated arms which are used in suspension feeding. The Brisingida contains about 100 species in 17 genera and 6 families. A preliminary phylogeny for this order has been produced by Mah (1998).

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Fossil species

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Molecular Biology and Genetics

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Statistics of barcoding coverage

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Specimen Records:22
Specimens with Sequences:11
Specimens with Barcodes:10
Species:7
Species With Barcodes:4
Public Records:4
Public Species:3
Public BINs:3
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