Slime Star?

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60south
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Slime Star?

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I've been calling these cushion stars, but the closest match I can find are the Slime Stars. Is this one?
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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?

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