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Florometra serratissima
Florometra serratissima
Feather Star
(shown with Peppermint gorgonian coral)
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 0605 1287 (2005-06-19)

Copyright © 2005 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Feb 1988
  • this photo depicts an animal that was captive or collected
  • photo location   Monterey Bay Aquarium
  • animal's place of origin   Laboratory, Monterey Bay Aquarium (Monterey County, California, US)
  • class Crinoidea
  • habitat  Subtidal
  • notes   Collected from deep in Monterey Bay Canyon. This feather star has climbed upon a gorgonian coral.
  • camera   Nikon
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other

  • common names   Feather Star
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Simon J. Tonge    Apr 21, 2013

    Action: changed name from "Florometra seratissima" to "Florometra serratissima "

    Reviewer's comments:

    Using this photo   The thumbnail photo (128x192 pixels) on this page may be freely used for personal or academic purposes without prior permission under the Fair Use provisions of US copyright law as long as notification of use is sent to and the image is clearly credited with Lovell and Libby Langstroth © California Academy of Sciences. Please send in your email the 16 digit ID number for the image. For other uses, or if you have questions, contact The Manzanita Project


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