This 925 Sterling Silver necklace resembles the Tan Starfish (Phataria unifascialis). You can wear it alone or combine it with other necklaces to great undersea duos!
Tan Starfish Necklace
This tan starfish necklace is made of 925 Sterling Silver. The design is inspired by the Tan Starfish (Phataria unifascialis).
Sea stars are carnivore organisms, as they feed on mollusks, worms, algae, seagrass, plankton, other invertebrates, and even each other! But that is not the most interesting part about their feeding habits… to eat their prey, they force out their digestive organs from their stomach and absorb it.
Another fun fact about sea stars is their regenerative powers. When a sea star loses one or more of their arms, it can regenerate the entire limb and some species are even capable of regrowing their central disk.
Sea stars are considered keystone species in coastal e ecosystems, as they control the abundance of mussels and appear to regulate microorganisms by mixing up the organic matter and therein provide different substrates for other species to develop on.
By purchasing this tan starfish necklace, you can choose to support any of Equipo Tora Carey’s conservation projects, such as ray monitoring, sea turtle conservation or environmental education, and hopefully, with your help, the establishment of new projects! Also, if you ever want to visit the site and learn more about the projects, make sure to contact us or Equipo Tora Carey and schedule your visit!
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