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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

ochre sea star Pisaster ochraceus

Observer

marynavarro

Date

April 19, 2014

Place

salt creek recreation area (Google, OSM)

Description

large, 5 tapering arms. yellow/orange with tiny white spines along arms and disk.

Photos / Sounds

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What

leather star Dermasterias imbricata

Observer

marynavarro

Date

April 19, 2014

Place

salt creek recreation area (Google, OSM)

Description

leathery 5 wide arms. grey with orange spots. deep in rocky shore of minus tide.

Photos / Sounds

What

Starfish Class Asteroidea

Observer

jellis

Date

April 18, 2014

Description

Very young. White with fuzzy edges.

Photos / Sounds

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What

pacific blood star Henricia leviuscula

Observer

marynavarro

Date

April 19, 2014

Place

salt creek recreation area (Google, OSM)

Description

very small. 5 long, slender, cylindrical arms. red/orange with tiny spines. minus tide.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Purple Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus purpuratus

Observer

marynavarro

Date

April 19, 2014

Place

salt creek recreation area (Google, OSM)

Description

body oval. domed above. covered with bright purple spines.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

gotsomemoxy

Date

April 19, 2014

Place

Banton Island, Romblon, Philippines (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sea Stars Class Asteroidea

Observer

coral28

Date

February 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Purple Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus purpuratus

Observer

taylob7

Date

April 20, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ochre sea star Pisaster ochraceus

Observer

taylob7

Date

April 20, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pacific blood star Henricia leviuscula

Observer

taylob7

Date

April 20, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bat Star Patiria miniata

Observer

nudibranchmom

Date

April 21, 2014 11:46 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

brdn907

Date

April 20, 2014

Place

Auke Rec (Google, OSM)
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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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