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Atlantic Purple Sea Urchin

Arbacia punctulata (Lamarck 1816)

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Arbacia punctulata (Atlantic purple sea urchin) is a species of echinoderm in the family Arbaciidae. It is found in marine habitat. It is a grazer.

  • 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.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Atlantic purple sea urchin