New Page 1
Image Library | Marine Images | Terrestrial Images | Search Images| Licensing | Contact | About

General Stock Images at Digital Stock


Photographer: Paul Osmond  (see this users gallery)

A Tropical Sea Star (Fromia monilis) on a Fire Sea Urchin (Asthenosoma varium)on the ocean floor at the Mapating Rock dive site off the coast of Anilao in the Batangas area of The Philippines.
The spines of this urchin are venomous and can produce a painful sting if touched with the pain often lasting several hours.

· Date: Fri November 18, 2005 · Reference ID: /22005-10-21-15-19-33 · Views: 4151 ·
Keywords: echinoderm echinoidea heart spines sting cover hidden asteroidea star fish starfish seastar southeast se asia tropical pacific indo
Additional Categories: Fire Sea Urchin


Diagonal-Banded Sweetlips being cleaned by Bluestreak Cleaner Wrasse
Paul Osmond

Email Webmaster

Home Page | Shopping Cart | Contact Us | Privacy Statement | Policies | Advertising

2000-2010 Deep Sea Images - All site contents may not be reproduced in any form without express consent.