Common Sea Star

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Common Sea Star (Archaster typicus)
Siloso Beach, 12th January 2009

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Plain Sand Star (Astropecten indicus) (?)
Changi, 1st June 2008

Knobbly Sea Star (Protoreaster nodosus)
Hausmann Marketing & Aquarium, 4th January 2009

The life of a juvenile Knobbly Sea Star – worth just $4.50.

And there I was thinking that every encounter with this rare gem on our shores was priceless.