Acanthaster planci are sedentary dwellers in seabeds and reefs. Their tube feet enable them to slowly roam the waters in search of food (Perrins and Middleton, 1985).
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Kosarek, N. 2000. "Acanthaster planci" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 05, 2009 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Acanthaster_planci.html.
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