blood star

noun
variants: or less commonly blood starfish

Definition of blood star

: a small bright red starfish (Henricia sanguinolenta) lacking pedicellaria and widely distributed in shallow seas

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“Blood star.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blood%20star. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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