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Strongylocentrotus purpuratus; Purple Sea Urchin; (shown with Corynactis californica, Parastichopus, Strongylocentrotus franciscanus)   

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Strongylocentrotus purpuratus
Strongylocentrotus purpuratus
Purple Sea Urchin
(shown with Corynactis californica, Parastichopus, Strongylocentrotus franciscanus)
Photographer: Cordell Expeditions / Don Dvorak
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 6666 6666 0612 0075 (2012-06-07)

Copyright © 2012 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Sep 14, 1985
  • latitude 38.04552   longitude -123.36281   max error distance 29788 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • georeferencing remarks note:this site is offshore, georeferenced entire bank
  • location   Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary, Dive site Pinnacle (California, US)
  • notes   Scleractinia, Porifera
  • CalAcademy slide #   CBE_5162
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other
  • original filename: CBE_5162.jpg

  • common names   Purple Sea Urchin (photographer)
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