Beneath the Waves in California - ecophotog

© Joseph Dougherty. All rights reserved. Anthopleura sola Pearse and Francis, 2000 Sunburst Anemone aka Starburst Anemone Sunburst anemone exuding the remnant test of a purple urchin after digesting the meat.

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From Channel Islands -- Spectre diveboat -- January 2013