Mediaster aequalis

Alternate names: vermillion seastar

Author: Stimpson, 1857


Geographic Information

Published depth range: 0 - 481 m

Ocean range (global): Alaska to San Tomas.

Additional Information


Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

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/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2018-03-17.
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