|Pisaster ochraceus (Ochre Star)|
There is a diffuse white path and what looks like a white scar on the top of the star. This is infection that may kill this star. This star being in the sand rather than hiding under a rock doesn't bode well either.
|Altitude:||1m (3 feet)|
|Date:||Sunday, June 16th, 2019 at 11:06 AM|
|Exposure:||1/200 sec at f7.1|
|Exposure Compensation:||839 ev|
|Lens:||105mm f/2.8D AF Micro-Nikkor|
|Region:||North America, Canada, British Columbia, Metro Vancouver, Vancouver, Stanley Park|
|Scientific Name:||species related to Pisaster ochraceus (Ochre Star)|
|Tag:||intertidal, Stanley Park|
|Larger image:||2000 x 1333|
|Raw image:||8256 x 5504|
John Harvey Photo > Blogs for 2022 to 2005 > June 2019 > Ochre Star With Wasting Disease
Last Modified Sunday, January 22nd, 2023 at 00:04:34. Edit
Copyright and Contact Information.