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Spiny cushion star

Culcita schmideliana


This starfish varies in color but often has a greyish background with small pink patches mostly adjacent to black tubercles.


It is pentagonal in shape and lives in the tropical Indo-Pacific.

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The MnMs
The MnMs 7 years ago
Cushion Star
Culcita novaeguineae Culcita novaeguineae

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Marek Koszorek
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Marek Koszorek

จังหวัดกระบี่, Thailand

Spotted on Feb 23, 2015
Submitted on Feb 23, 2015

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