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Are starfish considered to be endangered? | Reference.com

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As of May 2014, starfish are considered to be threatened. Also known as sea stars, these marine animals are easily preyed upon because they are unable to ...

Starfish Facts - Green Nature

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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 ...

Starfish (Protoreaster Nodosus) - Animals - A-Z Animals - Animal ...

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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  ...

Starfish (Sea Star) - Animals - National Geographic

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Marine scientists have undertaken the difficult task of replacing the beloved starfish's common name with sea star because, well, the starfish is not a fish. It's an ...

Massive Starfish Die-Off Baffles Scientists – National Geographic ...

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Sep 9, 2013 ... Like most starfish, the sunflower starfish can regenerate lost limbs—it can have ... It seems to happen rapidly, and not just dead animals undergoing decomposition , as ...... Alternatively, are we witness to a pending extinction?

Is Global Warming To Blame Or Pollution On Starfish Extinction? – TIP

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Feb 6, 2014 ... This is not the only fish species at the risk of extinction. ... Most of the ecologists who have done the study of starfish find it interesting ...

Extinction of Oregon Starfish Expected Due to Sea Star Wasting ...

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Jun 5, 2014 ... Altogether, mortality has been documented in 10 species of sea stars on the West Coast. No definitive cause has yet been identified, and it ...

The starfish are dying, and no one knows why - USA Today

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Dec 31, 2013 ... Something is killing the starfish and no one knows what. A mysterious illness that first appeared in July in Washington state has now spread ...

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Nov 19, 2014 ... Our Pacific coast ecosystems are experiencing die offs of a wide range of species in unprecedented proportions. Die offs of starfish is not the ...

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

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Are there freshwater starfish? No. Like Octopuses, they are only found in sea ... When they are threatened or grabbed by a predator, such as a crab they will ...

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4 Reasons Why Starfish Need Endangered Species Protection Now ...

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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 ...

Scientists zero in on what's causing starfish die-offs | PBS NewsHour

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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.

Starfish | Sea Stars - Wild Republic

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The Scoop. Blood That Is Water The starfish is not a fish at all, and in fact, today most people call them sea stars. This is because starfish do not have gills, scales  ...