basket starbasket star
any of a family (Gorgonocephalidae) of brittle stars with many tangled, rootlike arms
also called basket fish
Any of various marine echinoderms of the order Euryalida, having slender, branching, interlaced arms.
(plural basket stars)
- Any of a suborder of brittle stars, mostly with many-branched arms, that live in deep-sea habitats.