Where is the Starfish ?

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  1. Warr7207

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    Should I spoil it for everybody, Warr? ;)
     
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    Is this like "Where's Wolly?" ...I spot him too, he sure blends in well :p
     
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    Wicked i spotted him. VERY well camoflaged!
     
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    OK - I'll spoil it...
    Divide the picture in 4 sections (4 quarts).
    The starfish is exactly on the horizontal divider.
    It's sitting slightly to the left of the vertical divider..... It's corralline algae colored. ;)
     
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    really cool!
     
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    Warr7207

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    I have another pic, where you can clearly see, him. I will upload later.

    Interesting thing about this cushion star, is that he eats what camouflages him :)
     
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    cool man i see him
     
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    Thats cool hopefully mine will then turn green of all the hair algae it's eating. :p
     
  11. Kavir

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    Eish i still cant see it... :mad:
     
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    Damn that's good camoflage - took me a few mins to spot him.:)
     
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    wow very cool ;)
     
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    Yoh very cool...
     
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    Dam i looked at that spot almost a million times, and i only see it now. Man i need glasses
     
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    O my! i'm blond - had to look quite afew times before spotting the little bugger - amazing camouflage.:razz:
     
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    Here is another pic. The star really becomes noticeable when it eaten loads of coralline around it.

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    Love that Star! Warr do you find them easy? as in at LFS. Or is it something i will have to go look in the pools for?
     
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    Haven't seen any at LFS but there is loads of them in rock pools.
     
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    Yeah, it is local. Called a cushion star
     
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    Awesome...
     
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