FEATURED OKINAWAN MARINE INVERTEBRATE
Thromidia catalai Pope & Rowe, 1977

The following nine images are all of the same species as the featured animal seen on the previous page, but different individuals:
The above image as well as the following two are of the same individual / photo only, size not recorded / from 130ft at Horseshoe


Data as above


Data as above


Photo only, size not recorded / from 120ft at Seragaki


Photo only, size not recorded / from 140ft at Seragaki


Photo only, size not recorded / from 140ft at Horseshoe


Photo only, size not recorded / from 190ft at Horseshoe


RFB# 3807-A, size not recorded / home photo, collected from 175ft at Seragaki
(aboral view)
Specimen deposited at California Acadamy of Science (CAS-IZ 133931.00)


Data as above
(oral view)




Taxonomy:
  • Phylum: Echinodermata
  • Class: Asteroidea
  • Order: Valvatida
  • Family: Mithrodiidae
NOTE: This page in re presentation with the Featured Okinawaan Marine Invertebrate:Thromidia catalai.

Page Date: 01 Mar '17
Page Modification Date: 01 Mar '17
Digitally manipulated photos
Copyright © 2017 Robert F. Bolland