Amphiodia occidentalis

Amphiodia occidentalis

   A. occidentalis   close up

 A. occidentalis
close up

   Amphiodia periacta

 Amphiodia periacta

   A. periacta  close up

 A. periacta
close up

  Amphiodia  spp.

Amphiodia spp.

   Amphiodia urtica

 Amphiodia urtica

  Amphiophiura ponderosa

Amphiophiura ponderosa

  Amphiopholis pugetana

Amphiopholis pugetana

  Amphiopholis squamata

Amphiopholis squamata

  Gorgonocephalus eucnemis

Gorgonocephalus eucnemis

  Ophiacantha  sp .

Ophiacantha sp.

  Ophiopholis aculeata japonica

Ophiopholis aculeata japonica

  Ophiothrix spiculata    

Ophiothrix spiculata

 

  Ophiura  spp.

Ophiura spp.

  Amphioplus macraspis

Amphioplus macraspis

  Ophiacantha bathybia

Ophiacantha bathybia

  Ophioleuce oxycraspedon

Ophioleuce oxycraspedon

  Ophiopholis bakeri

Ophiopholis bakeri

  Ophiura luetkeni

Ophiura luetkeni

  Ophiura sarsi

Ophiura sarsi

  Amphioplus strongyloplax

Amphioplus strongyloplax

  Ophiacantha catalemmodusi

Ophiacantha catalemmodusi

  Ophiopholis aculeata

Ophiopholis aculeata

  Ophioplocus esmarki    

Ophioplocus esmarki

 

  Ophiura luetkeni  j aws closed

Ophiura luetkeni  jaws closed

 4-arm anomaly

4-arm anomaly

    Asteronyx loveni

  Asteronyx loveni

  Ophiacantha rhacophora    

Ophiacantha rhacophora

 

  Ophiopholis  aculeata 2

Ophiopholis  aculeata 2

  Ophiopteris papillosa    

Ophiopteris papillosa

 

  Ophiura luetkeni   jaws open

Ophiura luetkeni  jaws open

 Disc regeneration

Disc regeneration

For more information on identification and natural history of  these brittle stars see: LAMBERT, P. & AUSTIN, W.C. (2007) Brittle Stars, Sea Urchins andFeather Stars of British Columbia , Southeast Alaska and Puget Sound .   Royal B.C. Museum .  Handbook Series. 150p