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Sea Life & Aquarium Substrates

Sea life from the Northern Atlantic Ocean. 50 degree F salt water species. Gulf of Maine Inc. supplies sea life, beach plants, and aquarium substrates from Maine, collected by hand.

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Northern Basket Star (Gorgonocephalus eucnemis)

Northern Basket Star (Gorgonocephalus eucnemis)

from 50.00

Common name:  northern basket star

Scientific name:  Gorgonocephalus eucnemis

Locations:  shallow waters of the coast, attached to rocks, in cracks and crevices

Seasonality:  available all year

Color:  tan

Size:  up to ½ m

Collected:  by hand

Quantity:  sold by the each

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Tidepool Tim says,  "These creatures belong to a taxon of brittle stars! The circular disc, slender armed body is unmistakable. Repeatedly branched arms are characteristic of this animal. Believe it or not, northern basket stars can live up to 35 years!"