Crown-of-thorns sea star

Crown-of-thorns sea star

A crown-of-thorns sea star is shown on a coral reef in the Fiji Islands. Researchers found that the sea stars are a threat to small marine protected areas. (Credit: Cody Clements, Georgia Tech)

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Categories
Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Life Sciences and Biology
Keywords
coral reef, marine protected area
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  • Created By: John Toon
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Feb 6, 2017 - 5:16pm
  • Last Updated: Feb 6, 2017 - 5:30pm