Starfish or sea stars are star-shaped echinoderms belonging to the class
Asteroidea. Common ..... Although starfish do not have many well-defined sense
organs, they are sensitive to touch, light, te...
As of May 2014, starfish are considered to be threatened. Also known as ...
However, because starfish are not the most mobile organisms on the planet, it
Starfish do not rely on a jointed, movable skeleton for support and movement ...
The starfish is today considered to be a threatened species of animal mainly due
Fast facts and pictures about the starfish, also known as sea stars. ... Star Fish are
not considered endangered, however, like other marine life, their existence ...
Jun 17, 2014 ... Sea stars are not supposed to look like that,” Harvell said. .... can find a way to
resist the pathogen, local extinction could be avoided, she said.
Jan 30, 2014 ... Up and down the Pacific Coast, starfish are dying by the tens of thousands and
no one knows why.
Jan 25, 2016 ... Extinction: Some populations of starfish are already dangerously close ... Ian
Hewson describes the sea star's plight as: “No pathogen has ever ...
Jun 5, 2014 ... Extinction of Oregon Starfish Expected Due to Sea Star Wasting .... “It wasn't clear
why those areas had been hit and Oregon had not,” Milligan ...
Jun 21, 2012 ... The Giant Sea Star is the widest, reaching up to 3 feet in diameter. ... Are there
any endangered starfish? No. None on the IUCN Red List.
Dec 31, 2013 ... Something is killing the starfish and no one knows what. A mysterious illness ... "
We've had populations go locally extinct overnight. Literally.