Red Sea Urchin
(Stronglyocentrotus franciscanus)

image of a Red Sea Urchin

Image ID: 56-00

Comments : Notice the tube feet between the spines. This is a relative of the sea star, and these are one of the common elements.
Common name : Red Sea Urchin
Scientific Name : Stronglyocentrotus franciscanus
Location Found : Snowfall, BC, Canada
Actual Size : 4 inches
Camera Used : Canon EOS D30 digital in Ikelite housing
Natural History :