Bivalves

 

Seaweed Finds, October 18, 2008

Sunset Beach, NC

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Two female Caprellid amphipods -- They were green prior to spending a night in alcohol. The large flaps are for holding eggs and babies.
   
Sea Spider -- Pycnogonid -- egg sack visible on bottom
 
Isopod
 
Brittle Star
Male Caprellid amphipod
Sea Spider
   
Brittle Star -- beautiful, thick, large
Male Caprellid amphipod
Sea Spider -- All 3 appear to be the same species
Brittle Star