Thursday, February 26, 2009

Mellow Oreasterid Video Day!

To follow up on the earlier post on Culcita, here are some mellow videos of oreasterid starfish to bookend your week!

Pentaster obtusatus (Oreasteridae) from ?



Protoreaster nodosus Turning over!


P. nodosus Close up!


Pentaceraster sp.? time lapse
(not the best quality-and looks bootlegged but pretty cool!)


and finally, here's Culctia novaeguineae..not doing much..but you can at least see it alive!

1 comment:

KeeAlfian-ReefEcologist said...

The first video is from Pulau Besar, Mersing, MALAYSIA :).