Species under Ophidiaster
n= 14
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Ophidiaster armatus
Koehler, 1910
Western Central Pacific
Ophidiaster chinensis
Perrier, 1875
Northwest Pacific
Ophidiaster cribrarius
Lütken, 1871
Western Central Pacific
Ophidiaster duncani
de Loriol, 1885
Western Central Pacific
Ophidiaster easterensis
Ziesenhenne, 1964
Southeast Pacific
Ophidiaster granifer
Lütken, 1871
grained seastar Pacific Ocean
Ophidiaster guildingi
Gray, 1840
guilding's star Western Central Atlantic
Ophidiaster helicostichus
Sladen, 1889
Western Central Pacific
Ophidiaster hemprichi
Müller & Troschel, 1842
Western Central Pacific
Ophidiaster kermadecensis
Benham, 1911
Indo-Pacific
Ophidiaster lorioli
Fisher, 1906
Eastern Central Pacific
Ophidiaster macknighti
Clark, 1962
Southwest Pacific
Ophidiaster multispinus
Liao & Clark, 1996
Northwest Pacific
Ophidiaster ophidianus
unspecified
purple seastar Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea
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