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Spiny Starfish

Marthasterias glacialis


The spines along the mid-dorsal line of the arms and on the marginal plates are very conspicuous and form regular longitudinal series (the upper marginals with 1, the lower marginals with 2 spines), giving the arms an angular appearance

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Noe and Pili
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Noe and Pili

Almuñécar, Andalucía, Spain

Spotted on Aug 9, 2011
Submitted on Aug 10, 2011

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