Pillow Star, Cushion Star, or Culcita Novaeguineae live in the warm tropical water of the indo-pacific. It gets it's name from the way it inflates with water making it look like a cushion. Feeding on dead organic matter and small invertebrates including certain types of coral. As they mature they look more like discs as their feet retract into their bodies.
Measures approximately 8" L x 8.5" W
You will receive ( 1 ) pillow starfish per order.
**All of our shells are real & unique. The majority of the shells we sell are intended for crafting purposes & are not specimens (unless otherwise specified); meaning that most will show evidence of their lives in tum build up, etc. WE DO NOT SELL “PERFECT” SHELLS- our shells are natural, beautiful, & imperfect.