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Green Sea Urchin: Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis


Green Sea Urchin (Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis)

Other names: Green Urchin.


Photo 1: Green Sea Urchin on seaweed.

Green Sea Urchins are grazers using their five teeth on their underside to eat algae. (Taken at Shelter Point, Campbell River)









Green Sea urchin grazing on seaweed.