Arms 5, deeply incurved so that ends of rays become finger-like arms. Margin with large plates, more than 8 upper marginal plates between ends of rays. Disc and arms uniform red or orange or yellow, frequently with white edges to the dorsal plates. Centre to arm tip up to 8 cm.
This colourful sea star is rarely seen and little is known of its biology.
On rocky substrates, to depth of 160 m.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed