Temnopleurus toreumaticus (Leske, 1778)
Striped spine sea urchin
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Family:  Temnopleuridae ()
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Environment:  benthic; marine; depth range 0 - 82 m
Distribution:  Indo-West Pacific.
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Biology:  Abyssal (Ref. 88950). Feeds on the rhodophyta Corallina (Ref. 108108).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. 123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sorongon-Yap, Patricia - 08.07.10

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