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    • Equinodermos
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    • Echinodermata
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Recent observations

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What

Golden Crinoid Davidaster rubiginosa

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

May 12, 2016 02:11 PM EDT

Description

Dive site Lighthouse Wall, max depth 25m / 82 ft.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Beaded Crinoid Davidaster discoideus

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

May 12, 2016 01:54 PM EDT

Description

Dive site Lighthouse Wall, max depth 25m / 82 ft.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sponge Brittle Star Ophiothrix suensoni

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

May 12, 2016 01:53 PM EDT

Description

Dive site Lighthouse Wall, max depth 25m / 82 ft.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Orange Sea Cucumber Cucumaria miniata

Observer

sarka

Date

June 21, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

West Indian Sea Egg Tripneustes ventricosus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 24, 2016 02:00 PM GYT

Photos / Sounds

What

New Zealand Common Cushion Star Patiriella regularis

Observer

lotte

Date

June 28, 2016 04:57 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

davidr

Date

June 25, 2016 02:49 AM HST

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What

Red Velvet Star Leiaster glaber

Observer

davidr

Date

June 25, 2016 01:54 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eccentric Sand Dollar Dendraster excentricus

Observer

m_patton

Date

June 25, 2016 10:09 AM PDT

Description

Found at least 20 of these this size with barnacles

Photos / Sounds

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What

Fragile Rainbow Star Astrometis sertulifera

Observer

finatic

Date

June 25, 2016 08:04 AM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ochre Sea Star Pisaster ochraceus

Observer

mckittre

Date

June 20, 2016 09:48 AM AKDT

Description

Under a boulder at low tide, with a Nanaimo dorid clinging nearby. I find the ochre stars only on surf-exposed beaches around here.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Purple Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus purpuratus

Observer

dominic

Date

June 25, 2016

Description

Found 2 small ones which was encouraging to see.

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Description from Wikipedia

Echinoderms (Phylum Echinodermata from Greek, ἐχῖνος, echinos – "hedgehog" und δέρμα, derma – "skin") are a phylum of marine animals. The adults are recognizable by their (usually five-point) radial symmetry, and include such well-known animals as starfish, sea urchins, sand dollars, and sea cucumbers. Echinoderms are found at every ocean depth, from the intertidal zone to the abyssal zone. The phylum contains about 7000 living species, making it the second-largest grouping of deuterostomes (a superphylum), after...

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