Brittle Star
Brittle Star

"Ophiura Ophiura" is a suspension feeder , using a mouth , which is situated on the underside of the disk .The arms are used for locomotion.
Unlike most animals, a Brittle Star can regenerate an arm that is broken off, as in a fight with a predator.

Ref: 10650C

Date: 19/08/2012

Location: Marros Beach

Brittle Star

"Ophiura Ophiura" is a suspension feeder , using a mouth , which is situated on the underside of the disk .The arms are used for locomotion.
Unlike most animals, a Brittle Star can regenerate an arm that is broken off, as in a fight with a predator.

Ref: 10650C

Date: 19/08/2012

Location: Marros Beach