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Plectaster decanus

Seastar at Merimbula, NSW

Plectaster decanus at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Dec 2019
Plectaster decanus at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Dec 2019
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Identification history

Plectaster decanus 23 Dec 2019 Luka
Unidentified 23 Dec 2019 Luka

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Nectria ocellata (Mosaic Seastar) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Dec 2019 by Luka Asterodiscides truncatus (Asterodiscides truncatus) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Dec 2019 by Luka Zanclus cornutus (Moorish Idol) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2019 by rickcarey Aphelodoris varia (Aphelodoris varia) at Merimbula, NSW - 7 Jan 2019 by CalebBaker Hypselodoris bennetti (Hypselodoris bennetti) at Merimbula, NSW - 7 Jan 2019 by CalebBaker Ceratosoma amoenum (Clown Nudibranch) at Merimbula, NSW - 7 Jan 2019 by CalebBaker Anhinga novaehollandiae (Australasian Darter) at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Aug 2018 by Leo Orectolobus halei (Gulf Wobbegong) at Merimbula, NSW - 26 Jan 2018 by rickcarey Bathytoshia brevicaudata (Smooth Stingray) at Merimbula, NSW - 15 Oct 2017 by rickcarey Hypselodoris bennetti (Hypselodoris bennetti) at Merimbula, NSW - 31 Mar 2017 by megan.l.head@gmail.com Ceratosoma amoenum (Clown Nudibranch) at Merimbula, NSW - 1 Dec 2016 by rickcarey Strigopagurus strigimanus (Stridulating Hermit Crab) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Nov 2016 by rickcarey Gymnothorax prasinus (Yellow Moray, Green Moray) at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2015 by rickcarey
Nectria ocellata (Mosaic Seastar) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Dec 2019 by Luka
Asterodiscides truncatus (Asterodiscides truncatus) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Dec 2019 by Luka
Zanclus cornutus (Moorish Idol) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2019 by rickcarey
Aphelodoris varia (Aphelodoris varia) at Merimbula, NSW - 7 Jan 2019 by CalebBaker
Hypselodoris bennetti (Hypselodoris bennetti) at Merimbula, NSW - 7 Jan 2019 by CalebBaker
Ceratosoma amoenum (Clown Nudibranch) at Merimbula, NSW - 7 Jan 2019 by CalebBaker
Anhinga novaehollandiae (Australasian Darter) at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Aug 2018 by Leo
Orectolobus halei (Gulf Wobbegong) at Merimbula, NSW - 26 Jan 2018 by rickcarey
Bathytoshia brevicaudata (Smooth Stingray) at Merimbula, NSW - 15 Oct 2017 by rickcarey
Hypselodoris bennetti (Hypselodoris bennetti) at Merimbula, NSW - 31 Mar 2017 by megan.l.head@gmail.com
Ceratosoma amoenum (Clown Nudibranch) at Merimbula, NSW - 1 Dec 2016 by rickcarey
Strigopagurus strigimanus (Stridulating Hermit Crab) at Merimbula, NSW - 30 Nov 2016 by rickcarey
Gymnothorax prasinus (Yellow Moray, Green Moray) at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2015 by rickcarey

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 12 Dec 2019 11:38 AM Recorded on
  • Luka Recorded by

Additional information

  • 3m - 5m Depth of sighting

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