Linckia laevigata

Blue sea star

Blue Linckia, blue star

Distribution: tropical Indian and Pacific Oceans. One of the most widely distributed and easy-to-spot sea star, for example in Indonesia, Philippines, Guam and the Great Barrier Reef.

Most commonly blue (from light blue to dark blue, generally pure blue), but sometimes light-brown or light-pink.

Spots where Linckia laevigata has been spotted by snorkelers

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