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Ochre Seastar

Pisaster ochraceus

Description:

Can be ochre or purple

Notes:

A long living sea star (4-20 yrs) living in tidal zones along the west coast of the USA.

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CoJoMo
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CoJoMo

Cannon Beach, Oregon, USA

Spotted on Aug 2, 2009
Submitted on Aug 28, 2016

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