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fromia sea star identification
Old 08-21-2007, 05:53 PM   #1
 
fromia sea star identification

Hi!

A friend of mine bought this star from a LFS. Can anyone tell me the classification of it?

http://home.ptd.net/~jedv/seastar.jpg

Thanks,

Jed
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Old 11-08-2007, 02:07 AM   #2
 
I don't believe it is a fromia star, the picture isn't great but the blue tips at the ends of the legs lead me to believe it is a member of linkia multiflora, more specifically the red dalmation linkia.
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Old 11-08-2007, 10:27 PM   #3
 
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it is either linkia multifora, or more likely leiaster glaber, how big is it?
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