From beasts we scorn as soulless,
In forest, field and den,
The cry goes up to witness
The soullessness of men. ~M. Frida Hartley
Brown-striped brittle stars, Astroporpa annulata, collected on Sebastians Reef.
Image courtesy of Islands in the Stream 2001, NOAA/OER
I always love these ones. They don’t look real.