- Eight-armed Cushion Star
Arms typically 8, arm rays merge with disc. Colour variable: mottled with green, blue, mauve, white, orange, yellow, red, brown, black. Centre to arm tip up to 5 cm.
This small sea star has different colour patterns and is common in rock pools.
On and under rocks in lower intertidal rock pools, to depth of 10 m.
Eastern and southern Australia.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed