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Five arm sea star come in many color and size there are seven classification. they prey on bivalves like mussels and clam. there mouth is on there underside.


sea walls and the bottom of the ocean. ocean kelp forest.I found this one at 35 feet.

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there body can regrown an arm if lost.

California, USA

Spotted on May 12, 2002
Submitted on Apr 2, 2013

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