Spiny-Skinned Sea Stars

-advertisement- -advertisement- As with most marine organisms, life as a baby sea star begins with a planktonic larval stage. Their bodies resemble a spearhead and require high magnification to be seen. Later, they metamorphose into pentamerous juveniles, at which stage they begin to develop their well-recognised star shapes. It is at this point that their … Continue reading Spiny-Skinned Sea Stars