Mouth of Magnificent Star starfish (Luidia magnifica) - note regenerating legs.
Tube feet are red-tipped. This starfish species has either ten or eleven arms.
They live buried under the sand.
Image ID: reef0675, NOAA's Coral Kingdom Collection
Location: Northwest Hawaiian Islands
Photo Date: 2004 July
Photographer: Dr. Dwayne Meadows, NOAA/NMFS/OPR
Category: Coral Reefs/
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