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Aulactinia vancouverensis  (no common name)

Photo of Aulactinia vancouverensis by <a href="http://www.seastarsofthepacificnorthwest.info/">Neil McDaniel</a>
© Neil McDaniel (Photo ID #58537)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Pearse Islands, Weynton Passage Photographer Neil McDaniel
Habitat rocky subtidal
Photo Date Upload Date December 21, 2013
Elevation (m)
UTM Zone # Latitude 50.58775
UTM Easting Longitude -126.833366666667
UTM Northing Photo ID # 58537
Notes A medium sized rose-coloured species abundant near the northern end of Vancouver Island, but not widespread in southern BC waters. It looks superficially like Cribrinopsis fernaldi. Described by Sanamyan, Sanamyan & McDaniel 2013. See Invert. Zool. Vol. 10. No. 2. P. 199-216.

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