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Dendraster exentricus


Dendraster exentricus
Photo Information
Copyright: Roy Soundy (RoyHenry) Silver Note Writer [C: 6 W: 0 N: 18] (178)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2005-04-02
Categories: Echinoderms
Camera: Canon EOS 1D Mark II, Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 USM Macro, Digital RAW, HOYA 58mm HMC-SUPER UV (0)
Exposure: f/32, 4 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2006-09-25 15:04
Viewed: 4699
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
[Continued]...This is the bottom side (or Oral side) of the Sand Dollar [Dendraster excentricus] which shows the branching food grooves and the mouth at the centre. Sand Dollars live in the sand partly buried at an angle, their food being plankters and organic particles. Dendraster excentricus is found from southern Alaska down to Baja California, Mexico.

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To FeatherBirdLady: Thanks.RoyHenry 2 09-26 19:03
To hester: Thank you.RoyHenry 1 09-25 17:40
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Pretty. :)

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  • hester Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1515 W: 18 N: 3165] (11638)
  • [2006-09-25 15:25]
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Simple but attractive, nice shape and textures

Hello Roy,

I love this macro, nice details and what I really like and makes it different is that you took a picture of the side that we are not use to see with sand dollar.

Well done

Alain

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