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Deep-sea brisingid
Image ID: 29378
Common Name: Deep-sea brisingid
Scientific Name: Not available
Location: East Pacific Rise, 2.5 kilometres deep
Description: The base of a large brisingid seastar collected by Alvin 2.5 kilometres deep off Central America. These starfish are filter feeders that hold their arms aloft in the water current
Keywords: Brisingid seastar, deep-sea starfish, spines, filter feeder, Echinodermata, Asteroidea, Brisingidae,
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