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Recent observations

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What

Green Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis

Observer

daveyr

Date

December 7, 2016 01:44 PM AKST

Description

It's is germ and the one I take is big and 1/5 of a cm and has a mouth underneath

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis

Observer

alxzandria

Date

December 7, 2016 01:34 PM AKST

Description

The bigger one is about 2 inches and the smaller one is about 1 inch. It uses its Aristotle's lantern to burrow into rock and then uses its spines to widen its home. they either contain male or female reproductive organs. (Wikipedia) phylum is Echinodermata.

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What

Pacific Purple Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus purpuratus

Observer

cvaldecantos

Date

December 2, 2016 12:40 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis

Observer

alxzandria

Date

December 2, 2016 01:00 PM AKST

Description

Echinoderm. They use their tube feet to grab food and they have little three pronged pinchers that are used mostly for defending themselves. It's about 1.6cm.

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What

Green Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis

Observer

riveraboy

Date

December 2, 2016 01:05 PM AKST

Description

(Strongyocentrotus droebachiensis)
>green-brown
>short spines length of third of diameter of round skeleton (3 1/4") (8.3 cm)

Habitats
>shelters and exposed kelp beds, rocky areas, low intertidal zones 427' (130 m)
>alaska puget sound, washington

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis

Date

December 2, 2016 12:51 PM AKST

Description

Slightly flattened "globe" or body and the spines attach to small tubercles

Photos / Sounds

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What

Green Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis

Observer

nerissa

Date

November 30, 2016 01:27 PM AKST

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What

Green Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis

Observer

nerissa

Date

November 30, 2016 01:27 PM AKST

Description

Commonly found in northern waters all around the world including both the Pacific and Atlantic oceans. It's part of echinodermata.

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What

Green Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis

Observer

kailie

Date

November 30, 2016 01:26 PM AKST

Description

Green Sea Urchin. It's part of the echinodermata with spiny skin, tube feet, and considered a pentamerous (5-parts). The urchin mainly stays plastered to objects with its tub feet, and rarely moves far. It's outer skin is a forest green, and measures about an inch tall and round.

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What

Red Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus franciscanus

Observer

mckittre

Date

November 29, 2016 08:01 PM AKST

Description

Washed up in a storm, but still alive!

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What

Pacific Purple Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus purpuratus

Observer

terrydad2

Date

November 26, 2016 01:28 PM PST

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What

Pacific Purple Sea Urchin Strongylocentrotus purpuratus

Observer

terrydad2

Date

November 26, 2016 01:11 PM PST
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Description from Wikipedia

Strongylocentrotus is a genus of sea urchins in the family Strongylocentrotidae containing several species.

No range data available.
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