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ImageGiant nudibranch Dendronotus iris crawling over a tube-dwelling anemone and a bat star Patiria miniata (formerly Asterina).


Bat star (Patiria miniata)
Giant dendronotid (Dendronotus iris)

Location (General):

Monterey Bay

Site (Specific):


Date taken:

January, 17 2012

Photo credit:

Steve Lonhart / NOAA MBNMS

View the Natural history for:
Patiria miniata
in SIMoN's Species Database.

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      Latitude: 36.608750    Longitude: -121.889782

File name: SIL_011712_0130.jpg