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Giant Synaptid Sea Cucumber

Synapta maculata (Chamisso & Eysenhardt 1821)

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Synapta maculata (Giant Synaptid Sea Cucumber) is a species of echinoderms in the family Synaptidae. They are surficial modifiers. They are omnivores. They have sexual reproduction. They are burrowers.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of giant synaptid sea cucumber. View this species on GBIF