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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Atlantic Purple Sea Urchin Paracentrotus lividus

Observer

flight69

Date

January 14, 2017 09:20 PM GMT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Atlantic Purple Sea Urchin Paracentrotus lividus

Observer

flight69

Date

January 14, 2017 09:20 PM GMT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eleven-armed Seastar Coscinasterias muricata

Observer

tony_wills

Date

January 20, 2017 05:33 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Kina Evechinus chloroticus

Observer

tony_wills

Date

January 20, 2017 05:08 PM NZDT

Description

The scale item is about 50mm diameter, so the kina must have been about 160mm diameter.

Photos / Sounds

What

Echinoderms Phylum Echinodermata

Observer

j-southworth

Date

January 20, 2017 02:42 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Sand Dollars Order Clypeasteroida

Observer

superduperwren

Date

January 12, 2017 11:54 AM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

richardling

Date

December 21, 2014 10:20 AM AEDT

Description

A sea urchin (Heliocidaris sp.)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Blue Linckia Linckia laevigata

Observer

richardling

Date

May 4, 2014 02:05 PM AEST

Description

A Blue Sea Star (Linckia laevigata) in shallow water

Photos / Sounds

What

Blue Linckia Linckia laevigata

Observer

richardling

Date

May 2, 2014 12:36 PM AEST

Description

POV of a Blue Sea Star (Linckia laevigata) resting on hand

Photos / Sounds

What

Blue Linckia Linckia laevigata

Observer

richardling

Date

May 2, 2014 07:46 AM AEST

Description

A Blue Sea Star (Linckia laevigata) resting on sand

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eleven-armed Seastar Coscinasterias muricata

Observer

richardling

Date

April 26, 2014 09:37 AM AEST

Description

Eleven-armed Sea Star (Coscinasterias muricata)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

richardling

Date

March 16, 2014 04:10 PM AEDT

Description

Rodgers' Sea Urchins (Centrostephanus rodgersii) shelter from predators in small spaces between wharf pylons

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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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