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White Line Sea Cucumber (Synaptula media) Batu Lubang Besar, Lembeh.<br />
They are the sea cucumbers dark grey with white stripes and blotches. the white ones are Lampert&#039;s sea cucumbers. Both species feed on sponges. Geotagged,Indonesia,Spring,Synaptula media,Whiteline Sea Cucumber Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

White Line Sea Cucumber (Synaptula media)

Batu Lubang Besar, Lembeh.
They are the sea cucumbers dark grey with white stripes and blotches. the white ones are Lampert's sea cucumbers. Both species feed on sponges.

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  1. Pasted the description in the wrong part but I corrected it now :-p Posted one year ago, modified one year ago

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Is a sea cucumber of up to 11 cm (4 and 1/4 in.).
Dark brown to grey with white lines and dashes. Long thin body with ten pinnate tentacles.
Inhabit shallow reefs, often on sponges, where they are often found in dense aggregations.
West Pacific from Indonesia and Philippines to Australia and New Caledonia.

Similar species: Apodida
Species identified by Patomarazul
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Uploaded Jul 1, 2018. Captured May 13, 2018 03:18 in Unnamed Road, Batulubang, Lembeh Sel., Kota Bitung, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia.
  • TG-5
  • f/4.5
  • 1/100s
  • ISO200
  • 8.41mm