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Sunflower Sea Star (Pycnopodia helianthoides).

Sunflower Sea Star (Pycnopodia helianthoides). The sunflower sea star is a common sea star that is distributed from the Aleutian Islands to San Diego, California and found from the inter-tidal to depths of 400m. Photographed underwater in British Columbia. Phylum Echinodermata, Class Asteroidea, Order Forcipulatida, Suborder Asteriadina, Family Asteriidae

AsteriidaeAsteroideaAsterozoaBarkley SoundBritish ColumbiaCanadaClass AsteroideaEchinodermataEleutherozoaForcipulatidaInvertebrateOrder ForcipulatidaOrder VelatidaPhylum EchinodermataPycnopodia helianthoidesRenata's ReefSeacam underwater housingSolasteridaeSubphylum EleutherozoaSunflower StarSuperclass AsterozoaTwin PeaksVancouver Islandbiosphereechinodermin situmarine lifenaturalworldnaturesea starstarfishunderwaterunderwater photographyunderwaterphotowild