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Starfish and Crown of Thorns Puncture Wounds (cont.)

Sea Star and Crown of Thorns Pictures

Media file 1: Unlike most starfish that are typically pentamerous, the crown of thorns starfish may have as many as 23 arms and a body disk of up to 60 cm in diameter. Photo courtesy of Dee Scarr.
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Media file 2: Detail of the crown of thorns starfish spines, which may grow to 6 cm in length. Photo courtesy of Dee Scarr.
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