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Bat Stars

Asterina miniata

Habitat:

Burnaby Narrows, Haida Gwaii

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19 Comments

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 9 years ago

Congratulations Jordan! Like watching rainbow in stars !

Congratulations on the SOTD!!
Gorgeous spotting, jordan.manley.

Tom15
Tom15 9 years ago

Congrats on a nice SOTD! They would look nice on an Xmas tree:-)

Caleb Steindel
Caleb Steindel 9 years ago

CONGRATS 1,000,000,000,000,000!!! NEVER SEEN ANYTHING LIKE THAT!!!

Stunning Capture ! Congrats On the SOTD ! :)

doreen.chambers.14
doreen.chambers.14 9 years ago

Unbelievable. So pretty.

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 9 years ago

Congratulations jordan!!!!

Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar 9 years ago

Congratulations!

MacChristiansen
MacChristiansen 9 years ago

Congratulations Jordan on your SOTD

kdpicturemaker
kdpicturemaker 9 years ago

They look so unreal! Well done.

Congrats Jordan! They"re beautiful!

Arya
Arya 9 years ago

I've heard of the diving in BC, hope to make it up there soon! Congrats on the SOTD!

AshleyT
AshleyT 9 years ago

Beautiful, congrats!

曾耀興
曾耀興 9 years ago

七彩星光

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 9 years ago

Congratulations Jordan! Great spotting.

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Congrats Jordan, your shower of colorful stars is our our Spotting of the Day!

Bat stars detect their prey using sensors at the end of each arm. Once a food item has been identified, the bat star extends its stomach over the prey and liquefies it into a “soup” with its digestive juices, before slurping it down!

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Emiko Siddesh Rain
Emiko Siddesh Rain 9 years ago

nice color cool

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

Cool - I think of such colors in the tropics, not in the North. Did you find them all together or arrange them together for the photo?

Lovely!! Look at all those colors!!

jordan.manley
Spotted by
jordan.manley

North Vancouver District, British Columbia, Canada

Spotted on Aug 3, 2013
Submitted on Jan 16, 2014

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