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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Pict0188

What

Black Teatfish Holothuria nobilis

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

August 14, 2015 10:45 AM EET

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ochre Sea Star Pisaster ochraceus

Observer

kestrel

Date

September 1, 2015 07:39 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ochre Sea Star Pisaster ochraceus

Observer

kestrel

Date

September 1, 2015 07:35 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ochre Sea Star Pisaster ochraceus

Observer

kestrel

Date

September 1, 2015 07:07 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ochre Sea Star Pisaster ochraceus

Observer

kestrel

Date

September 1, 2015 06:55 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Black Sea Cucumber Holothuria atra

Observer

haasmiddlegrades

Date

August 18, 2015

Place

wai opae (Google, OSM)

Description

the black sea cucumber I saw was all black . It had sand all over its body so It could hide from things that could hurt it .It was eating I dont know what it was eating but It was under the water . the sea cucumber was about 6 or 7 enches it looked like it was sucking on the rock cause you could see its moulth under it

Photos / Sounds

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What

Purple-brown Urchin Arbacia punctulata

Observer

dremsen

Date

September 1, 2015

Description

Approximately 60 collected.

Photos / Sounds

What

Forbes's Starfish Asterias forbesi

Observer

dremsen

Date

September 1, 2015

Description

Numerous specimens with several large (>7 inches across). Collected via scallop dredge by RV Gemma.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black sea urchin Arbacia lixula

Observer

audreykr

Date

August 25, 2015

Description

Saw lots of these, at the shore line to about 10' deep. Ranged in size from 2" to about 6" in diameter (including spikes).

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Black Sea Cucumber Holothuria atra

Observer

haasmiddlegrades

Date

August 19, 2015

Description

sticking to a rock that had coral on it.
It was gray and had big black spots.
It had sand on it.
The body was lumpy.
It was slimy.
It had little bumps on it.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Forbes's Starfish Asterias forbesi

Observer

dremsen

Date

August 31, 2015

Description

Collected approximately 6 large forbesi today on Gemma during an educational trip. Collected via scallop dredge.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

parquenacional

Date

August 1, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

Echinoderms (Phylum Echinodermata from Greek, ἐχῖνος, echinos – "hedgehog" und δέρμα, derma – "skin") are a phylum of marine animals. The adults are recognizable by their (usually five-point) radial symmetry, and include such well-known animals as starfish, sea urchins, sand dollars, and sea cucumbers. Echinoderms are found at every ocean depth, from the intertidal zone to the abyssal zone. The phylum contains about 7000 living species, making it the second-largest grouping of deuterostomes (a superphylum), after...

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