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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Holothuria tubulosa is one of the species collected by divers, who can gather to in a day. Holothuria tubulosathe cotton-spinner or tubular sea cucumberis a species of sea cucumber in the family Holothuriidae. This page was last edited on 30 Aprilat Views Read Edit View history. tubulosq

The animal is deprived of tubes of Vat Ref. The following other wikis use this file: This image appeared on Wikipedia’s Main Page in the Did you know? The sea cucumbers are either sun dried, oven dried, or frozen before being exported. Next, a smaller number of individuals, believed to be female, emitted a more viscous fluid, perhaps in response to the release of the male gametes. Public domain Public domain false false. Views View Edit History.


Holothuria tubulosa Gmelin, 1. The fertilised eggs hatch in about 24 hours and the developing larvae are planktonic. Native range All suitable habitat Point holothurria Year This map was computer-generated and has not yet been reviewed.

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By using this holothhuria, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The timestamp is only as accurate as the clock in the camera, and it may be completely wrong. It is found on sandy seabedsamong seagrass Posidonia spp. It is roughly cylindrical with a flattened base on which there are three longitudinal rows of tube feet.

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Retrieved 29 October Description Holothuria tubulosa Lefkada09 It has a tough, leathery skin. Holothuria tubulosa is dioeciouswith each individual being either male or female but with no difference between them in external appearance. The following page uses this file: Eviscerate easily when it is disturbed Ref. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use. The general colour is a shade of brown and the surface is covered with numerous dark-coloured, conical, thorn-like projections known as papillae.


Holothuria tubulosa, tubular sea cucumber : fisheries

You may select the license of your choice. Sandy rich person funds muddy out of organic remains, or on hard substrates forks and spoons of plants. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. This page was last edited on 23 Januaryat Retrieved from ” https: Present at all depths, the species is very common, even locally holothruia abundant, but does not seem not represented in the sectors western and southern of the basin.

It is said that it moves at the speed of one meter every 10 minutes. Probably one of the species which Turkey exports in Japan Ref. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository.