Asterias starfish feeding on blue mussels
Asterias forbesi

f16 @ 1/60 s, ASA 64, Ektachrome 64 slide film, Nikonos II w 28mm and Nikon close up lens


"Asterias forbesi," Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.Asterias forbesi is found in the intertidal zone of rocky shores on the Atlantic coast of North America from Maine southwards to the Gulf of Mexico. Asterias rubens has a more northerly range, being found from Labrador southward to Cape Hatteras, most commonly north of Cape Cod living in colder, deeper waters.
Ft. Wetherill, Narragansett Bay, Narragansett, Rhode Island
 
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