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Mediaster aequalis

Alternate names: vermillion seastar

Author: Stimpson, 1857

Description



Geographic Information

Published depth range: 0 - 481 m

Ocean range (global): Alaska to San Tomas.



Additional Information



References

Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Blake, J.A., P.H. Scott, and A.L. Lissner (1996). Taxonomic atlas of the benthic fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and western Santa Barbara Channel: Volume 14, Miscellaneous Taxa. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara California. 305 pp.

Maluf, L.Y. (1988). Composition and distribution of the Central Eastern Pacific echinoderms. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County Technical Report Number 2. 242 pp.

Bergen, M., D. Hart, G. Hendler, F.G. Hochberg, A.L. Lissner, G. Lambert, J.F. Pilger, P.S. Winchell, and K.H. Woodwick (1996). Taxonomic atlas of the benthic fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and western Santa Barbara Channel: Miscellaneous Taxa. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara, CA. 305 pp.

Citation: Mediaster aequalis (Stimpson, 1857) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Mediaster%20aequalis. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2017-12-15.
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