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sea cucumber

A cylindrical marine invertebrate of the family Holothuria; some species have tentacles that contain a mild venom. Contact with the organism may produce dermatitis.
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Individuals of Holothuria forskali (Delle Chiaje, 1823) were collected at a depth of 20 to 30 m by scuba diving in the bay of Morlaix (Brittany, France).
The tropical holothurid Actinopyga shows a pattern similar to that of the genus Holothuria.
Populations genetics of the fissiparous holothurians Stichopus chloronotus, and Holothuria atra (Aspidochirotida): a comparison between the Torres Strait and La Reunion.
Method for extracting moebioside A from Holothuria moebii and its application for treating brain glioblastoma.
Aktiviti antimikrob oleh atratoksin daripada timun laut tempatan Holothuria atra (Jaeger).
Reproductive Biology of the Tropical Sea Cucumber Holothuria Atra Echinodermata:Holothuroidea) in the red sea coast of Egypt.
Prieto-Rios (2011) reporto 22 especies de holoturoideos habitantes del mar del Peru, distribuidas en tres ordenes, ocho familias y trece generos, aportando ocho nuevos registros para el mar del Peru: Pentamera chierchia, Neocucumis veleronis, Ho lothuria (Cystipus) inhabilis, Holothuria (Selenkothuria) lubrica, Holothuria (Semperothuria) imitans, Holothuria (Vaneyothuria) zacae, Molpadia intermedia y Caudina californica.
Induction of spawning in the sea cucumber Holothuria scabra (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea).
Six species (Chloeia viridis, Stenorhynchus debilis, Pleurobranchus areolatus, Chromodoris galexorum, Polycera alabe, and Holothuria impatiens) were new to California.
Reproductive cycle of Holothuria leucospilota Brandt (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea) in Hong Kong and the role of body tissues in reproduction.
Althunibat et al evaluated the anti-proliferative activity of the Malaysian sea cucumber species, Holothuria scabra, Holothuria leucospilota (H.