Echinus esculentus

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Noun1.Echinus esculentus - a sea urchin that can be eatenEchinus esculentus - a sea urchin that can be eaten  
sea urchin - shallow-water echinoderms having soft bodies enclosed in thin spiny globular shells
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These results are similar to those reported for herbivorous species of sea urchins such as Echinus esculentus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Bonsdorff 1983) and Lytechinus variegatus (Leske, 1778) (Lawrence et al.
Acid-base status in the sea urchins Psammechinus millaris and Echinus esculentus (Echinodermata: Echinoidea) during emersion.
Ascidia mentula, Ascidiacea, cytochrome oxidase 1, Echinoidea, Echinus esculentus, horizontal gene transfer, hybridization, mtDNA, 28S ribosomal RNA.
Reproductive and nutritional periodicities in populations of the European sea urchin Echinus esculentus (Echinodermata: Echinoidea) from the English Channel.
This paper investigates the effects of waterborne stimuli on three common British species, Asterias rubens Linnaeus, Psammechinus miliaris (Gmelin), and Echinus esculentus Linnaeus.
When kept in glass boxes with high relative humidity, Psammechinus miliaris and Echinus esculentus experienced only a minor degree of acid-base disturbance in the coelomic fluid during 24 h emersion.
For instance, interambulacral areas were slightly stiffer than ambulacral areas in Echinus esculentus, and that difference influenced deformations and bending stresses calculated using finite element analysis (Philippi and Nachtigall, 1996).