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Deep-sea sea cucumber
Image ID: 29496
Common Name: Deep-sea sea cucumber
Scientific Name: Sea pig
Location: Deep sea anywhere in the world
Description: The sea pig, a deep-sea sea cucumber, roams the abyssal plains in great herds. In places they make up to 90 percent of the benthic biomass, and so can be regarded as one of the most abundant large organisms on planet Earth!
Keywords: Scotoplanes globosa, deep-sea cucumber, sea pig, abyssal plain, abundant, Echinodermata, Holothuroidea, Elasipodida, Elpidiidae, line drawing, artwork
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