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Brittle Star

Order Ophiurida


Taken at Seattle Aquarium, Seattle, WA, USA.


The Ophiurida are an order of echinoderms within the class Ophiuroidea. It includes the vast majority of living brittle stars.

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Seattle, Washington, USA

Spotted on Dec 17, 2011
Submitted on May 2, 2013

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