Posts Tagged "Thai Sea Cucumbers"

Holothuria atra

Posted by on Jun 30, 2018 in | Comments Off on Holothuria atra

Holothuria atra is usually found in shallow coral reef habitats around Koh Phangan, on the sand. Apparently its sandy coating helps protect it from the heat of the sun. Unlike other Holuthurians it can extrude its own internal organs when threatened –...

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Stichopus cf. horrens

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Our Sea Cucumber experts are not sure about this one, hence the name Stichopus cf. horrens. Meaning that it’s possibly horrible! We’ve photographed it twice only when diving at Koh Ma, here on Koh...

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