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Green Sea Urchin

Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis (O. F. Muller 1776)

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Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis (Green Sea Urchin) is a species of echinoderms in the family Strongylocentrotidae. They are native to Arctic Ocean, Pacific Ocean, and Atlantic Ocean. Dead Green Sea Urchin form shallow marine sediments. They are nocturnal omnivores. Individuals can grow to 80 mm. They have sexual reproduction.

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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 green sea urchin. View this species on GBIF