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Red Cushion Sea Star

Oreaster reticulatus (Linnaeus 1758)

J Thomas McMurray, Ph.D.   cc-by-nc-4.0

Oreaster reticulatus (Red Cushion Sea Star) is a species of echinoderms in the family Oreasteridae. They are native to Atlantic Ocean. They are solitary, diurnal omnivores. They have sexual reproduction.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Red cushion sea star. View this species on GBIF