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QX71624-D. Rainbow Sea Star (Orthasterias koehleri) attempting to grab and flip over Rough Keyhole Limpet (Diodora aspera), a snail on which this starfish is trying to prey. Sponge on top of limpet snail's shell makes it more difficult for sea star's tube feet to grasp limpet. Washington, USA, Pacific Ocean.<br />
Photo Copyright © Brandon Cole. All rights reserved worldwide.  www.brandoncole.com

QX71624-D. Rainbow Sea Star (Orthasterias koehleri) attempting to grab and flip over Rough Keyhole Limpet (Diodora aspera), a snail on which this starfish is trying to prey. Sponge on top of limpet snail's shell makes it more difficult for sea star's tube feet to grasp limpet. Washington, USA, Pacific Ocean.
Photo Copyright © Brandon Cole. All rights reserved worldwide. www.brandoncole.com

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Date: 27 Aug 2011
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Credit: Brandon Cole
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