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Sea Urchins

Inflated Sea Biscuit

Clypeaster rosaceus

 
(1-2: CoCo View Resort, Roatan)


Long-Spined Urchin

Diadema antillarum

       
(1-3,5: Newman's Wall, Roatan / 4: Mary's Place, Roatan / 6-8: CoCo View Resort, Roatan)


Red Heart Urchin

Meoma ventricosa

   
(1-2: Newman's Wall, Roatan / 3: Prince Albert, Roatan / 4: CoCo View Resort, Roatan)

These live under the sand.


Reef Urchin

Echinometra viridis

     
(1-4: Newman's Wall, Roatan / 5-6: CoCo View Resort, Roatan)


Slatepencil Urchin

Eucidaris tribuloides

    
(1-3: Newman's Wall, Roatan / 4: CoCo View Wall, Roatan / 5: CoCo View Resort, Roatan)


Variegated Urchin

Lytechinus variegatus

(1: CoCo View Resort, Roatan)


West Indian Sea Egg

Tripneustes ventricosis

  
(1: CoCo View Resort, Roatan / 2: Calvin's Crack, Roatan / 3: Newman's Wall, Roatan)