A: Certain species of starfish are edible. In some countries, such as Japan,
starfish is considered a delicacy. Starfish can be baked, boiled or deep fried. T..
In fact, the two thousand or so different starfish species can have anywhere from
four ... Star Fish are not considered endangered, however, like other marine life, ...
... Conservation Status: Not endangered; Location: All the oceans of the world. ...
This is because starfish do not have gills, scales, or fins like fish do and they
move ... Over 2,000 species of sea stars or starfish live in all the world's oceans,
Jun 5, 2014 ... The ochre sea star, which is the species most heavily affected by the disease in
the intertidal zone, may be headed toward localized extinction ...
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The Giant Sea Star is the widest, reaching up to 3 feet in diameter. What is the
heaviest ... There are many species of starfish that are poisonous and even
deadly to humans. The crown of ... Are there any endangered starfish? No. None
on the ...
threatened and/or endangered ... Description Pisaster ochraceus, generally
known as the Purple Sea Star, Ochre Sea Star or Ochre Starfish, ... Two species
that can be mistaken as Pisaster ochraceus are Pisaster giganteus, which has
There are creepers, burrowers, swimmers, drifters, encrusters and species that
live within starfish, crayfish, parrotfish and freshwater fish. They are filter feeders,
Jan 30, 2014 ... Up and down the Pacific Coast, starfish are dying by the tens of ... In all, about a
dozen species of sea stars are dying along the West Coast.
Jun 17, 2014 ... Starfish are dying by the millions up and down the West Coast, leading scientists
... “It affects over 20 species on our coast and it's been causing ...