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Henricia pumila
Dwarf Mottle Star
Family: Echinasteridae
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© Val George  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #103612)

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Distribution of Henricia pumila in British Columbia
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This species was reported for BC in 2010 (Eernisse et al. 2010. A brooding seastar (Asteroidea) from the coastal northeastern Pacific. Zootaxa 2329: 22–36 (2010). It is a small species of seastar that was formerly considered part of Henricia leviuscula.

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
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Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2024-05-18 6:49:05 PM]
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