sterechinus neumayeriSterechinus neumayeri scientific name of sea urchin
There are many species of sea urchin but all sea urchins belong to the class Echinoidea.
the scientific name for a sea urchin is Family: Strongylocentrotidae Genus: Strongylocentrotus Species: Strongylocentrotus Purpuratus
Sea urchins belong to the Animalia kingdom, the Echinodermata phylum, and the echinoidea class. The echinothrix calamaris is a species of the sea urchin.
of course it is! look up sea urchin in the da dictionary!!!
the purple sea urchin
the colors a sea urchin could be is black olive brown purple blue and red
They do, which keeps the sea urchin strong and not brittle.
The Purple Sea Urchin's diet consists of plants, animal matter, including algae, dead fish, sponges, decaying matter, mussels, barnacles, and kelp. The Purple Sea Urchin is the prey of crabs, sunflowers stars, snails, most birds, fish, sea otters, and humans. The Purple Sea Urchin is actually a delicacy in some countries.
No, not even remotely.
150 pounds and counting
A purple sea urchin is not a mammal. Mammals are vertebrates while sea urchins are invertebrates. Additionally mammals are warm blooded, have lungs, have fur, give birth to live young (with the exception of the egg laying platypus), feed their young on milk. I don't think a purple sea urchin any of those criteria.
Who wants to eat a pincushion?
The purple sea urchin eats kelp and is getting to be something of a scourge.
The purple sea urchin is devastating kelp forests.