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Callipallene brevirostris

Callipallene brevirostris
Block Island, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA
August 25, 2015
Size: <1cm including legs
Identified with Keys to Marine Invertebrates of the Woods Hole Region. Checked The Pycnogonida of the Western North Atlantic and the Caribbean to rule out a rare stray. Found on tiny bits of seaweed suspended in the water column; collected in a plankton tow near Scotch Beach.

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