Asteroidea sp. 2



General: This is a placeholder name only- all annotations look morphologically similar to each other, but may be a different genus.

General: Looks similar to Henricia sanguinolenta (which may not exist in central California) and Myxoderma platyacanthum.

Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic.

Additional Information


Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Lambert, P. (2000). Sea Stars of British Columbia, Southeast Alaska, and Puget Sound. Royal British Columbia Museum Handbook. UBC Press, Vancouver, BC. 186 pp.

Citation: Asteroidea sp. 2 () Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2019-08-24.
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