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|Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
ID: 0000 0000 0305 0799 (2005-03-23)
Copyright © 2005 California Academy of Sciences
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date of photo between 1985 and 1990
latitude 36.81817 longitude -121.79356 max error distance 26012 meters
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From Monterey Bay (Monterey County, California, US)family
habitat subtidalnotes Often found in sand, rocky crevices, and kelp holdfasts. They entrap plankton with sticky secretions on their arms. Sometimes aggregate in huge numbers.These collected individuals were photographed in our lab. Disc diam. 18 mm.camera Olympus System for Macrophotography
photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other
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Brittle Star (photographer)
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