Are Starfish Poisonous?


Starfish are very dangerous as they have sharp spines covered with thin venomous skin. Once this venom gets on your skin, it causes swelling, nausea and vomiting or worse once it gets into contact with a wound.
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The Crown-of-Thorns Starfish is the only seriously venomous Starfish. Each
Heidi, it is probably a "local starfish" then and probably nothing to worry about in terms of toxins. If he seems fine, I would not worry and at this point inducing vomiting
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