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Solaster paxillatus  (Orange Sun Star)

Photo of Solaster paxillatus by <a href="http://www.seastarsofthepacificnorthwest.info/">Neil McDaniel</a>
© Neil McDaniel (Photo ID #15920)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Gordon Islands Photographer Neil McDaniel
Habitat subtidal, sand, cobbles
Photo Date Upload Date January 09, 2012
Elevation (m) -20
UTM Zone # Latitude 50.8014297485352
UTM Easting Longitude -123.456100463867
UTM Northing Photo ID # 15920
Notes Roger Clark believes that this is in fact an undescribed species of Solaster and is not the same as Solaster paxillatus found in the NW Pacific Ocean.

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