Animal:sea star
By:Katherine.b
#CESoceanresearch2015

Appearance of the Animal:

Bumpy can be red orange pink or other colers

This animal's habitat:

The ocean and beaches.

Where in the world does this animal live?

Near the ocean but still on the sand.

What is this animal's prey?

Most sea stars eat clams oysters snails mussels and shellfish.

Who or what are this animal's predators?

Manta rays some sharks and other bony fishes.

An interesting fact about this animal:

If a sea star loses its leg it will grow a new one.

Another interesting fact about this animal:

It is closely related to sea urchins and sand dollars.

Another interesting fact about this animal:

Their hard outer shell keeps them safe from predators.