|Appears in||Hey! Pikmin|
|Scientific name||Tripodidae asterias|
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The Starnacle's only purpose is to block underwater passages. Aside from that, it doesn't do anything, and is harmless. When a Pikmin is thrown at its eye, it will retract its tentacles, leaving enough room for Olimar and his Pikmin to avoid the creature and keep going in the passage.
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There is no way to defeat this enemy; however, it can be stunned for a certain amount of time by simply throwing a Blue Pikmin right into its eye.
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The name Starnacle is derived from "star" and "tentacle". Its Japanese name, タコヒトデ?, simply translates to "Octopus starfish", referring to two aquatic creatures with long arms.
Names in other languages
|French||Étentacule||This name is a portmanteau of étendre (stretch), and tentacule (tentacle)|
|German||Gemeiner Schlingstern||Common Knotstar|
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A Starnacle in the Pollution Pool, blocking a passage.