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Astropecten spinulosus
Astropecten spinulosus
Description Sardegna (Italy), 17/06/2011, depth -2 m It prefers sandy seabed near meadows Posidonia oceanica or Cymodocea nodosa or other mobile seabed in areas very rich in algae from 1 to 50 m deep. It is the only Astropecten of Mediterranean Sea that often moves away from mobile seabed and it is possible to meet them on hard bottoms, in cave or climbing on Posidonia oceanica. Author Pillon, Roberto · JPG file - 244.65 kB - 760 x 570 pixelsmore
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Camera Maker: Canon
Camera Model: Canon PowerShot A650 IS
Original Time Taken: 2011:06:17 00:51:29
Time Digitized: 2011:06:17 00:51:29
Shutter Speed: 1/400 sec
Aperture: f/2.8
ISO Sensitivity: 80
Exposure Compensation: 0 EV
Metering Mode: Center Weighted Average
Flash Fired: Compulsory Flash
Original Width: 4000 pixels
Original Height: 3000 pixels
White Balance: 1
Focal Length: 7.4 mm
Focal Length Equivalent in 35mm Film: 36.541886516763
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Astropecten spinulosus (Philippi, 1837)Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCreative Commons LicenseThis work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 4.0 License
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