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Flattened Sea Urchin

Phormosoma placenta Thomson 1872

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Phormosoma placenta (flattened sea urchin) is a species of echinoderm in the family Phormosomatidae. 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.
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