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Young sea star

Young sea star
Oral surface of a young sea star. 5th place in the Nikon Small World 2009.
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Enigmatic echinoderms

Enigmatic echinoderms
Seastar Luidia senegalensis (photo by Alvaro E. Migotto). Cifonauta marine biology image database http://cifonauta.cebimar.usp.br/media/9724/

I also here salute the echinoderms as a noble group especially designed to puzzle the zoologist.

Book: The Invertebrates: Echinodermata (1955)
Author: Libbie Henrietta Hyman
Page: Preface