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Some species of starfish have the ability to regenerate lost arms and ... injected into another starfish, causes rapid shedding of arms.

How Does a Starfish Regenerate? | Animals - mom.me

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Therefore, scientists prefer to call them sea stars. There are approximately 1,800 different species of Asteroidea. They are known for their ability to regenerate ...

Starfish (Sea Star) - National Geographic

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Beyond their distinctive shape, sea stars are famous for their ability to regenerate limbs, and in some cases, entire bodies. They accomplish this by housing most ...

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Dec 27, 2010 ... Tidepool Tim has collected a bucket of different starfish - each with regenerating arms (rays). See the variations in the size, and regeneration abilities of... ... And thus you made another star fish. Read more. Show less. Reply 1.

10 Facts About Starfish (Sea Stars) - Marine Life - About.com

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Comet Starfish regenerating - Daniela Dirscherl / Getty Images ... Sea stars have a tough covering on their upper side, which is made up of plates of calcium ...

Starfish can grow their arms back. Can we? | UNder the C

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Feb 25, 2014 ... Sea stars can regrow entire new limbs, and it is thought that the sea ... instead becoming as simple as placing an order for a custom made child.

Starfish Facts ~ Starfish FAQ & Pictures - Ocean Facts, News & FAQ

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How long does it take a starfish to regenerate a lost arm? ... stored in the radial nerves, and any decisions about what to do must be made in the radial nerves.

Echinoderms

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Sea stars (or starfish) (scientific name Asteroidea) are a major group of the ... They have an internal skeleton consisting of small bony plates, mainly made from ... into pieces but they have been able to regenerate and grow into more sea stars.

How Octopus Arms Regenerate With Ease - Scientific American ...

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Aug 28, 2013 ... Unlike a starfish, a severed octopus arm does not regrow another ... a regrowth process kicks off to make the limb whole again—from the inner ...

Want A New Starfish..cut An Arm Off One! - Naked Science Forum

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A new starfish can only regrow from a severed limb if that limb still retains a .... Starfish can be pests to fishermen who make their living on the ...

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How do starfish create new limbs? - UCSB Science Line - University ...

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is very complex and only partly understood. Basically, regeneration is the ability of an animal's cells to make new body parts during adulthood, just like they did ...

Gene expression in regenerating sea stars - Genome News Network

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Mar 26, 2001 ... More properly known as sea stars, starfish may be useful models for studying wound healing and regeneration in humans, and scientists are ...

Starfish Facts on Regeneration - starfishfacts.org

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If this is the case, the starfish actually reproduces asexually since they have cut their own arm to make another starfish. The free arm will be using stored ...