Slime Star?

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Slime Star?

Post by 60south » Mon Sep 09, 2019 6:41 pm

I've been calling these cushion stars, but the closest match I can find are the Slime Stars. Is this one?
Photo taken at Williams County Park, Sequim. For scale there is a mid-sized shrimp at the lower left.

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Re: Slime Star?

Post by Jan K » Mon Sep 09, 2019 8:07 pm

Yes, Slime, Cushion - rose by any name would smell as sweet :)
Pteraster tesselatus for the scientifically inclined .

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