Panamic cushion star, Cortez starfish, knobby star
Distribution: eastern Pacific Ocean, from the Gulf of California to northwest Peru, including the Galápagos Islands.
at Playa Ocotal
at Bartolome Island
at Tagus Cove
at Concha de Perla
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