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        Basket Star | Ocean Today

        Found at an ocean depth of 1,800 feet, the invertebrate basket star, a tangled mass of long, twisting, turning arms, feeds mainly on zooplankton, which are microscopic animals that drift in the ocean. Tiny, sharp hooks on each arm capture prey, helping the basket star feed and survive. If one of these arms is broken off or eaten, it has the ability to regrow!

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