Recent Examples of sea star from the Web
The sea star that normally eats them died off from disease suddenly in 2013, the North Coast sea otter population hasn’t recovered, and humans prefer the meatier red urchin.
The Haystack Rock Awareness Program conducts similar surveys for sea stars and marine debris throughout the year.
Other winners use dance to explain their work on sea star ecology, the psychology of creativity, and the biochemistry of criminal forensics, which also won our online audience favorite award.
Divers say the sea stars are absent lower down too.
Intertidal community consequences of sea star wasting syndrome.
Most were spineless marine critters: sea stars, sea slugs, oysters, barnacles, mussels, amphipods, bryozoans and isopods.
Feather stars are echinoderms, like the more familiar sea stars.
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