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Crown of thorns

Acanthaster planci


Huge starfish. Very venomous. Better not to touch.


Coral reef crevices, under rocks. Nocturnal.

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The MnMs
The MnMs 9 years ago

And some of these guys when you see them at night is even better. Really, the colors and variety of creatures underwater is amazing :-)

yulia8473 9 years ago

a great shot)) and the creature.. i have never seen anything alike and the coloring makes it even more exciting!!

ReannaDee 9 years ago

Awesome coloring! Creatures of the oceans continue to fascinate me.

The MnMs
Spotted by
The MnMs

Sihanoukville, Sihanoukville, Cambodia

Spotted on Feb 24, 2011
Submitted on May 25, 2011

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