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Brittle star

Brittle star
Brittle star
Invasive brittle star on octocoral host.
Invasive brittle star on octocoral host.
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Taxon: Leptogorgia setacea, Ophiothela mirabilis
Expert: Carlos Renato R. Ventura, Gordon Hendler
Date: Feb. 23, 2006, 3:24 p.m.
Place: Farol dos Moleques, São Sebastião, SP, Brazil
Geolocation: S 23°49'42" W 45°24'46"
. Brittle star. Cifonauta image database. Available at: http://cifonauta.cebimar.usp.br/media/3698/ Accessed: 2019-12-08.
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References

2012 Hendler G, Migotto AE, Ventura CRR, Wilk L. Epizoic Ophiothela brittle stars have invaded the Atlantic. Coral Reefs(July), doi:10.1007/s00338-012-0936-6, url:http://www.springerlink.com/index/10.1007/s00338-012-0936-6