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Urticina lofotensis
Urticina lofotensis
White Spotted Rose Anemone
(shown with Asterina miniata)
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 0705 0895 (2005-07-25)

Copyright © 2005 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Apr 1989
  • latitude 36.54630   longitude -121.93121   max error distance 2866 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • location   Carmel Bay (Monterey County, California, US)
  • family Actiniidae
  • order Actiniaria
  • class Anthozoa
  • habitat  Subtidal
  • notes   Asterina, the sea star, is easily swept off its feet by ocean surge and is vulnerable to being caught as seen here.
  • camera   Nikon in Oceanic housing
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other

  • common names   White Spotted Rose Anemone (photographer)
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