The Natural History of the Thread Starfish

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This blog tells the story of the discovery, examination and classification of a new order of Starfish, Linumasteroideae, the Thread Starfish. These rare and localised species of starfish are found only along the north coast of Norfolk.

Wire Thread Starfish - 31st August 2007

Linumfenestra linus
Measures 60cm in diameter
Location: Titchwell Nature Reserve