Kina

Evechinus chloroticus

Summary 2

Evechinus chloroticus, better known as kina (from the Māori name), is a sea urchin endemic to New Zealand. This echinoderm belongs to the family Echinometridae and it can reach a maximum diameter of 16–17 cm (Barker 2007).

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  1. (c) memopob, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://inaturalist.nz/photos/3728065
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Evechinus_chloroticus

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