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Pisaster brevispinus (Short-spined sea star; Pink Stars)

Synonyms: Asterias brevispina; Pisaster brevispinus f. paucispina; Pisaster papulosus; Pisaster paucispinus

Wikipedia Abstract

Pisaster brevispinus, commonly called the pink sea star, giant pink sea star, or short-spined sea star, is a species of sea star from the northeast Pacific Ocean.
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Prey / Diet

Predators

Loxorhynchus grandis (sheep crab)[1]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Distribution

California;

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Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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