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Collection of Kina, Sea Urchins HC116

A collection of four New Zealand Kina or Sea Urchins. Circular green shell with hole in centre top and bottom. One shell is covered with spines. The other three have had spines removed to reveal smooth bumps.

Binomial name is Evechinus chloroticus. Comes from the Family Echinometridae which includes sea stars and sea cucumbers. Native to New Zealand and certain Sub-Antarctic Islands.

maximum dimension: 100mm

subject area: Science, Biology, Art, Social Science

specific themes: New Zealand, Sea Creatures, Kai Moana

handling collection number: HC116

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