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Recent observations

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Square

What

Sea Stars Class Asteroidea

Observer

stephimack1

Date

May 2, 2016 04:40 PM PDT

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Square

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Ochre Sea Star Pisaster ochraceus

Observer

jollygoodyellow

Date

September 10, 2013

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Square

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Sand Dollars Order Clypeasteroida

Observer

jollygoodyellow

Date

September 7, 2013

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Square

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Sunflower Sea Star Pycnopodia helianthoides

Observer

jollygoodyellow

Date

September 4, 2013

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Square

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Bat Star Patiria miniata

Observer

jollygoodyellow

Date

October 15, 2013

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Square

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Sea Stars Class Asteroidea

Observer

jollygoodyellow

Date

October 15, 2013

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Square

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Leather Star Dermasterias imbricata

Observer

jollygoodyellow

Date

October 15, 2013

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Square

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Paradoxical Sea Cucumber Bohadschia paradoxa

Observer

davidr

Date

May 1, 2016 02:33 AM HST

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Red Starfish Echinaster sepositus

Observer

jpsilva

Date

July 31, 2012 02:22 PM WEST

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Square

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Green Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis

Observer

jollygoodyellow

Date

July 26, 2013

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Square

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Sea Gherkin Pawsonia saxicola

Observer

jpsilva

Date

July 17, 2012 11:07 AM WEST

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Purple Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus purpuratus

Observer

johnmarrow

Date

April 30, 2016 01:38 PM PDT
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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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