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A starfish is a marine animal (echinoderm) that has five or more arms, so it is shaped like a star. Because it is not a fish, some now refer to it as a sea star. It has a hard, craggy upper shell and hundreds of sticky "feet" on its bottom side that let it attach itself to rocks.

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