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|date of photo between 1980 and 1986
location Camel Bay (Monterey County, California, US)family Asteriidaeorder Forcipulatidaclass Asteroideahabitat Subtidalnotes This seastar is an active predator of snails, bivalves, barnacles, and small chitons. It is not feeding on the anemones it straddles here. Diameter about 45 cm. Depth 18 m.camera Nikon in Oceanic housingphoto category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other
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