Range Description. This species occurs in the Mediterranean and surrounding Atlantic waters, from Algeria, Croatia, France, Gibraltar, Italy, Montenegro. Maximum size: 25 cm (Ref. ); approximately 30 cm. maximum width: 6 cm. Average weight: g (Ref. ). Body: with more or less round cross section;. PDF | The Atlanto-Mediterranean holothurian Holothuria tubulosa is among the conspicuous benthic invertebrates in the shallow sublittoral.
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Present at all depths, the species is very common, even locally very abundant, but does not seem not represented in the sectors western and southern of the basin. Native range All hplothuria habitat Point map Year Very often shelter fish of the Carapus kind.
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Retrieved from ” https: From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. Information from its description page there is shown below. This page was last edited on 30 Aprilat It has a fringe of short, flattened tentacles around the mouth at the anterior end and an anus at the posterior end.
Holothuria tubulosa is one of the species collected by divers, who can gather to in a day. If the file has been modified from its original state, some details may not fully reflect the modified file. The fertilised eggs hatch in about 24 hours and the developing larvae are planktonic. Holothuria tubulosa grows to a length of between 20 centimetres 7. The timestamp is only as accurate as the clock in the camera, and it may be completely wrong.
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The general colour is a shade of brown and the surface is covered with numerous dark-coloured, conical, thorn-like projections known as papillae. This page was last edited on 17 Decemberat It is found on sandy seabedsholothyria seagrass Posidonia spp.
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It is said that it moves at the speed of one meter every 10 minutes. Summary Description Holothuria tubulosa Lefkada09 It tubullsa appears greyish, as it secretes a protective film of mucus to which bits of seaweed and sediment may adhere. If the file has been modified from its original state, some details such as the timestamp may not fully reflect those of the original file.
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The following other wikis use this file: Sandy rich person funds muddy out of organic remains, or on hard substrates forks and spoons of plants. Retrieved from ” https: Eviscerate easily when it is disturbed Ref. Probably one of the species which Turkey exports in Japan Ref.
The animal is deprived of tubes of Vat Ref. Holothuria tubulosa Gmelin, 1. Description Holothuria tubulosa Gmelin, 1. Views View Edit History.
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Holothuria tubulosa is found in temperate regions of the eastern Atlantic Ocean as far north as the Bay of Biscay tuvulosa, in the Mediterranean Seawhere it is abundant.
This image appeared on Wikipedia’s Main Page in the Did you know? The animal sorts and introduces the edible organic substances, and rejects the elements not metabolize, particularly sand, in the form of lengthened excrements Ref.