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Asteroidea (Sea Stars) is a class of echinoderms. There are 2171 species of Sea Stars, in 403 genera and 40 families. They have sexual reproduction.

  • 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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Sea Star Habitats

The environments in which many sea stars species are known to live. Select an environment to see its sea stars species checklist.

sea stars Habitats

The environments in which many sea stars species are known to live. Select an environment to see its sea stars species checklist.