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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

villanuevafranck

Date

the past

Place

Cacaluta (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Forbes's Starfish Asterias forbesi

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

March 2, 2015

Description

Don't know my east coast species at all for Sea Stars. Along the rock jetty, slightly curled up here. Second picture is close up; first picture shows it with a Ruddy Turnstone in the foreground for size.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Starfish Class Asteroidea

Observer

marinefeist1

Date

March 1, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brittle Stars Class Ophiuroidea

Observer

jkepper

Date

March 2, 2015 03:33 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sea Stars Class Asteroidea

Observer

jkepper

Date

March 2, 2015 03:29 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brittle Stars Class Ophiuroidea

Observer

jkepper

Date

March 2, 2015 03:31 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brittle Stars Class Ophiuroidea

Observer

jkepper

Date

March 2, 2015 03:22 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

March 1, 2015 06:38 PM AKST

Photos / Sounds

P3010247

Observer

davidr

Date

March 1, 2015 12:59 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

P3010241

Observer

davidr

Date

March 1, 2015 12:48 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

bernardpicton

Date

March 6, 2014 01:53 PM GMT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

bernardpicton

Date

March 6, 2014 01:53 PM GMT
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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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