There are only three seastars in the world that give birth to live young. One of these is the tiny endangered Tasmanian Live bearing Seastar. All other seastars give birth to eggs which become free swimming larvae.
Asked in Mammals
A mammal is an animal that gives birth to . young?
Not necessarily. Platypuses are mammals, but they lay eggs. Mammals are a class of animals that nourish their offspring with milk....
Asked in Starfish, Animal Gestation and Incubation
How long is the mother of a starfish gestation time?
Starfish do not have gestation times because they lay eggs instead of giving birth to live young. ...
What is and animal that gives birth to living young called?
An animal that gives birth to live young is called viviparous. An animal that lays eggs is called oviparous....