What does basket fish mean?

basket fish in AZ Dictionary

(n) See basket-star.
(n) an ophiuran of the genus Astrophyton, having the arms much branched. See Astrophyton.
(n) A kind of Medusa's-head or ophiurian, Astrophyton agassizi; a euryalean sand-star of the family members Astrophytidæ, found on the coastline of New The united kingdomt: so named by Governor John Winthrop of Connecticut, about 1670.

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