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Amphipholis squamata
Amphipholis squamata
Brittle Star
(shown with Green algae, spirorbids)
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 0805 1281 (2005-08-30)

Copyright © 2005 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Dec 1996
  • latitude 36.54630   longitude -121.93121   max error distance 2866 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Carmel Bay (Monterey County, California, US)
  • family Amphiuridae
  • order Ophiurida
  • class Ophiuroidea
  • habitat  Low intertidal/subtidal
  • notes   In addition to the brittle star, this rock is completely covered with green algae and spirorbids.
  • camera   Nikon
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other

  • common names   Brittle Star (photographer)
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