The three main galaxy types showing up side by side

https://www.legacysurvey.org//viewer/?ra=43.3642&dec=-0.2322&layer=ls-dr9&zoom=14

Left = Elliptical
Centre - Spiral
Right - Irregular.

Perhaps the Irregular galaxy is caused by interaction(s) with the spiral or the other two…

Lovely site to behold.

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