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Six legged bat star

Asterina miniata


This bright red sea star has orange tube feet. These usually have five legs but can sometimes have six or seven


Rock pools at low tide.

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MartinL 10 years ago

Thanks pam and leuba and argy bee.

pamsai 10 years ago

Beautiful Martin... Very familiar from my childhood!

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 10 years ago

....grape flavoured, perhaps ...yum!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 10 years ago

Queensland colours.. especially the yellow ! :-)

MartinL 10 years ago

Possible ID is the bat star

LeanneGardner 10 years ago

"Queenslander" colours ;) It's lovely Martin.

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Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Jan 7, 2013
Submitted on Jan 7, 2013

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