Is this an outflow from a star in this spiral?

Must be remnants from an interaction…

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=190.9311&dec=16.3999&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=12

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It appears to be an artifact.

If you’re talking about the wispy bits, they’ll be disrupted material from an interaction.

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Got it thanks

Thes are intense blue starburst clumps with massive short lived stars.
simbad NGC 4651 – LINER-type Active Galaxy Nucleus

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