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Sea star (Odontaster validus) on Ribbon kelp (Durvillaea antarctica), Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Southern Ocean

Sea star (Odontaster validus) on Ribbon kelp (Durvillaea antarctica), Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Southern Ocean


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Sea star (Odontaster validus) on Ribbon kelp (Durvillaea antarctica), Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Southern Ocean

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Adorable Antarctic Antarctic Peninsula Antarctica Asteroidea Brown Algae Chromista Cold Water Coldwater Cute Echinoderm Echinodermata Fucales Heterokontophyta Invertebrate Invertebrates Kelp Marine Algae Ochrophyta Phaeophyceae Polar Sea Star Seabed Star Fish Starfish Stramenophila Valvatida Vibrant Colour Yellow Yellow Green Algae Saltwater


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Sea Star and Ribbon Kelp - A Colorful Encounter in the Icy Depths!

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. In this photo by Franco Banfi, we are transported to the mesmerizing depths of the Southern Ocean. A vibrant sea star, known as Odontaster validus, gracefully perches upon a bed of Ribbon kelp (Durvillaea antarctica) on the Antarctic Peninsula. The scene is straight out of a fairytale - an enchanting dance between stramenophila yellow-green algae and brown kelp creates a stunning backdrop for our adorable echinoderm friend. This charismatic starfish showcases its unique beauty against the contrasting hues of ochre and emerald. As if plucked from an artist's palette, these marine creatures bring life to the cold waters surrounding Antarctica. The valiant Sea Star stands tall amidst its fellow inhabitants - cycethra verrucosa and gnathaster tenuis - forming a harmonious ecosystem beneath the icy surface. With every detail captured flawlessly by Banfi's lens, we can't help but be captivated by their cuteness! Their vibrant colors remind us that even in one of Earth's most extreme environments, nature still finds ways to amaze us with its splendor. So dive into this incredible snapshot and let your imagination swim alongside these remarkable creatures. Discover the wonders hidden within our planet's polar regions as you explore this breathtaking image by Franco Banfi from Nature Picture Library.

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