Arms 5, arms merging into a large disc. Surface covered with a mosaic of raised granules with raised orange lattice and lower dark red to purple surface. Centre to arm tip up to 6 cm.
This sea star is rarely seen and little is known of its biology.
Amongst rocks and algae in sub-tidal areas, to depth of 200 m.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed