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Star Fish

Asteroidea

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Starfish or sea stars are echinoderms belonging to the class Asteroidea.[2] The names "starfish" and "sea star" essentially refer to members of the class Asteroidea. However, common usage frequently finds "starfish" and "sea star" also applied to ophiuroids which are correctly referred to as "brittle stars" or "basket stars".

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Kevin Kavi
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Kevin Kavi

北京, 北京 Beijing, Paracel Islands

Spotted on Jul 4, 2010
Submitted on Jun 11, 2011

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