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Deep-sea giant sea spider
Image ID: 29379
Common Name: Deep-sea giant sea spider
Scientific Name: Colossendeis
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: Deep-sea giant sea spider, Colossendeis, New Zealand, Arthropoda, Pycnogonida, Colossendeidae,
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