SCI057: Dive into the world of bizarre starfish facts! Caroline Knight tells Lindsay Sant and Lino Saubolle about their unique biology, complex genetics, distinctive radial symmetry, and that their whole body is a head. Reflect with us on our enduring curiosity about nature and the critical need to preserve the rich tapestry of life on Earth.
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- Molecular evidence of anteroposterior patterning in adult echinoderms | Nature
- Echinoderm – Asexual Reproduction | Britannica
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