Mick's Marine Biology Mick's Marine Biology Mick's Marine Biology Mick's Marine Biology Mick's Marine Biology Mick's Marine Biology Mick's Marine Biology Mick's Marine Biology Mick's Marine Biology Mick's Marine Biology Mick's Marine Biology Mick's Marine Biology Mick's Marine Biology Mick's Marine Biology


23 February 2021

Ophiothrix fragilis - Common brittle star - Brokkelster

Ophiothrix fragilis (Abildgaard in O.F. Müller, 1789)

Common brittle star - Brokkelster

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 26-9-2016.

Tetjes, the Netherlands, 22-10-2015.

Katshoek, the Netherlands, 1-11-2011.

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 5-9-2012.

Katshoek, the Netherlands, 1-11-2011.

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 6-3-2014.

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 7-8-2017.

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 22-5-2017.

Dijkval, the Netherlands, 20-8-2015.

Glasjesnol, the Netherlands, 1-2-2014. In vitro photo 3-2-2014.

Glasjesnol, the Netherlands, 1-2-2014. In vitro photo 3-2-2014.

Glasjesnol, the Netherlands, 1-2-2014. In vitro photo 3-2-2014.

Gorishoek, the Netherlands, 9-5-2020. In vitro photo 11-5-2020.

Gorishoek, the Netherlands, 9-5-2020. In vitro photo 11-5-2020.

Gorishoek, the Netherlands, 9-5-2020. In vitro photo 11-5-2020.

Glasjesnol, the Netherlands, 1-2-2014. In vitro photo 3-2-2014.

Watervalletje, the Netherlands, 31-10-2015.

Watervalletje, the Netherlands, 31-10-2015.

Watervalletje, the Netherlands, 31-10-2015.

Watervalletje, the Netherlands, 31-10-2015.

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 29-6-2016. Juvenile on adult.

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 4-4-2017. Juvenile on adult.

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 2-11-2017. Carried by Pagurus bernhardus.

Putti's Place, the Netherlands, 19-9-2018. With Asterias rubens and Ophiura albida

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 19-6-2019. Carried by Asterias rubens.

Watervalletje, the Netherlands, 9-10-2017. On Celtodoryx ciocalyptoides.

Watervalletje, the Netherlands, 3-11-2015. On Celtodoryx ciocalyptoides.

Goese Sas, the Netherlands, 21-10-2017. On/in Halichondria panicea.

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 17-9-2012. On Didemnum vexillum.


LARGE AGGREGATIONS / MASSAAL VOORKOMEN

Burghsluis - Oost, the Netherlands, 29-3-2014.

Burghsluis - West, the Netherlands, 25-6-2013.

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 10-4-2014.

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 25-9-2013.

Loch Leven, Scotland, 7-7-2017.

Burghsluis - Oost, the Netherlands, 29-3-2014.

Burghsluis - Oost, the Netherlands, 29-3-2014.

Glasjesnol, the Netherlands, 22-10-2018.

Loch Leven, Scotland, 7-7-2017.

Loch Leven, Scotland, 7-7-2017.

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 22-10-2018.

Glasjesnol, the Netherlands, 1-2-2014.

Glasjesnol, the Netherlands, 1-2-2014.


PREDATORS / ROOFVIJANDEN

Burghsluis - Oost, the Netherlands, 14-9-2019. Eaten by Necora puber.

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 21-6-2017. Eaten by Necora puber.

Vuilnisbelt, the Netherlands, 30-7-2020. Eaten by Necora puber.

Burghsluis - Oost, the Netherlands, 13-5-2015. Eaten by Carcinus maenas.

Tetjes, the Netherlands, 2-10-2015. Eaten by Liocarcinus navigator.

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 2-11-2017. Eaten by Sagartia troglodytes.

Burghsluis - Oost, the Netherlands, 29-3-2014. Eaten by Sagartia troglodytes.

Burghsluis - Oost, the Netherlands, 29-3-2014. Stripped of their arms.

Zeelandbrug, the Netherlands, 30-3-2017. Past regeneration?