Sunflower sea star on the seafloor

A sea star with lots of legs on a sandy bottom of the sea.

Detailed Description

Photograph of the seafloor off the California coast showing coarse sand, shells, and a sunflower sea star. It was taken during a "ground-truthing" survey off of Salt Point, California, in support of the California Seafloor Mapping Program.


Image Dimensions: 3504 x 2336

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Salt Point, CA, US