The crown of thorns starfish is a large, multiple-armed starfish (or seastar) that usually preys upon hard, or stony,coral . The crown of thorns receives its name from venomous thorn like spines that cover its upper surface, or the crown of thorns. It is one of the largest sea stars in the world.
The crown of thorns starfish is very common in the Indo-Pacific ocean. It occurs at tropical and subtropical latitudes [...]