Have you ever seen a starfish?


posted on 3rd of november, 2009

I think everyone knows what is starfish, but not everyone has seen and observed a live one closely.


Since i was young i had been curious of this 'star' in the sea, i know how it looks like, i can draw it, i can identify it but i don't know is it a hard or soft creature, is it able to move, is it easy to find in sea?

when i was traveling around Philippines, a country with 7107 islands, starfish are a common sight in shallow water and shore. I took a closer observation when i found this red starfish one day.






There are many kinds of starfish, with different colour. But i found this red starfish is quite rare, a closer look of it, there are many tiny bumps on it.









It is not so soft but it is also not...

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Posted by Mtkang on November 05, 2009
Hi Jonvitalija, no wonder i saw starfish pictures with even 10 limbs.. it is quite amazing to observe living creatures in close distance..
Posted by Jonvitalija on November 04, 2009
Did you know? When a starfish looses a limb in the wild from a predator trying to eat it, the starfish can grow back its limb. It is common in the wild to see a starfish with 6 or more limbs as two limbs can take the place of the missing one.
Posted by Keki on November 04, 2009
what lovely photos! great find! :)



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Quite amusing thing in Dreamstime


posted on 12th of november, 2009



I saw this pictures in dreamstime, by someone else =)

I guess not many people encounter that animal..
and made a mistake of name..and who had approved it and who had downloaded it..

can i get reward of seeing this mistake?

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Posted by Mtkang on November 26, 2009
no problem, i guess not many tigers picture can be found..
Posted by Ewanchesser on November 25, 2009
DOH!!!

Thanks for pointing this out - I was sure an orange strippy animal was a wolf! ;-)
Posted by Tangie on November 16, 2009
Image info has been changed.



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