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Caribbean Sea Star

Asteroidea

Description:

9 inches in diameter. Rough bumpy skin with soft suction cup-like feet on the underside. Color varies. Caribbean sea star typically a reddish color.

Habitat:

Shallow waters of the Caribbean sea near coral reefs.

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4 Comments

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Nice picture. What is the blue stuff ?

Fyn Kynd
Fyn Kynd 5 years ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

jeslowery
jeslowery 5 years ago

Nice!

JoshuaGSmith
JoshuaGSmith 5 years ago

Very cool spotting.

MalikHunt
Spotted by
MalikHunt

United States Virgin Islands, USA

Spotted on Apr 4, 2015
Submitted on Apr 4, 2015

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