Adult: Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 07/03/06. © Peter J. Bryant

Ochre Sea Star

Pisaster ochraceus

Note: Since these pictures were taken, all of the sea stars have disappeared from Laguna Beach and other California sites (Laguna Beach Independent)

Asteroidea: Asteriidae

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Juvenile: Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 08/11/06. © Peter J. Bryant

Shaw's Cove, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 1/9/2014. © Peter J. Bryant

Shaw's Cove, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 1/9/2014. © Peter J. Bryant

Shaw's Cove, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 1/9/2014. © Peter J. Bryant

Shaw's Cove, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 1/9/2014. © Peter J. Bryant.