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Black Sea Urchin

Arbacia lixula


It is found typically at shallow waters, at depths from 0 to 30 m, in rocky shores. It has a good resistance to hydrodynamism due to a good attachment strength to rocks.

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Spotted on Oct 5, 2012
Submitted on Apr 5, 2013

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