The offspring of Linckia bouvieri are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Linckia bouvieri, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Linckia bouvieri, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Linckia bouvieri Perrier, 1875
Linckia is a genus of sea stars found mainly in the Indo-Pacific region. They are known to be creatures with remarkable regenerative abilities, and capable of defensive autotomy against predators. They reproduce asexually.
The genus is named after the German naturalist Johann Heinrich Linck