Image of Blue-Spotted Sea Urchin
Life » » Animals » » Echinoderms » » Sea urchins » » Diadematidae »

Blue Spotted Sea Urchin

Astropyga radiata (Leske 1778)

Anders Poulsen, Deep Blue (http://www.colours.dk/)   cc-by-sa-3.0

Astropyga radiata (Blue-Spotted Sea Urchin) is a species of echinoderm in the family Diadematidae. It is found in marine habitat.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
  • Definition: An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
show all records

EOL has data for 14 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Blue-Spotted Sea Urchin