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Waldo arthuri  (Clam)

Photo of Waldo arthuri by Aaron Baldwin
© Aaron Baldwin (Photo ID #78214)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Chatham Strait, Alaska Photographer Aaron Baldwin
Habitat Green mud, 640 meters
Photo Date May 20, 2015 Upload Date June 17, 2015
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UTM Northing Photo ID # 78214
Notes This small bivalve lives on the spines of the heart urchin, Brisaster latifrons. This specimen was found in northern Chatham Strait and was located in one of the ambulacra of the urchin. To the best of my knowledge this is the first Alaskan record of this species.


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