How to use Urchins in a sentence
Larvae of other echinoderms are also present in the plankton, like those of sea urchins, sea cucumbers and brittle stars.
Crinoids are sometimes called sea lilies, but are in fact creatures related to starfish and sea urchins.
We are currently investigating crystal growth in a number of natural systems including coccoliths and sea urchins.
The suckers on the end of the tube feet mean that urchins can attach very securely to the rocky seabed.
Once in the lock up to 10 little urchins came to watch the proceedings.Advertisement
Other fossils include the sea urchins (echinoids ), which occur in a number of varieties.
Barrel and tube sponges, sea urchins, spiny lobsters, coral shrimp and crabs are also widely present.
In other parts the rocks were totally bare from having been grazed by massive numbers of spiny sea urchins.
Underwater you'll find plenty of anemones, Ross corals and edible sea urchins.
Marine life is made up of crustaceans, echinoderms, spiny black sea urchins and a resident school of spotted sweetlips.Advertisement
Marine Life There are several reefs scattered around with urchins, sponges, starfish, octopus qnd many species of reef fish.
The webmaster has childhood memories here of fisherman mending their nets and seeing urchins being prepared for eating.
As Trimus and the others walked to the guard house, small street urchins ran along beside and behind begging for tales not coins.
In coastal areas there can also be painful results from standing on sea urchins or contact with the spines of certain fish.
At Torre Abbey Sands some erosion took place, exposing the forest bed and digging out many heart urchins.Advertisement
Other fossils include the sea urchins (echinoids), which occur in a number of varieties.
A full head and shoulders taller than other kids his age, he had lost the ability to work with the rest of the street urchins.
It includes the ancient crinoids, sea urchins, starfish and brittlestars and sea cucumbers.
Sometimes sea urchins may be occupying your seashell find.
The latter will create a pungent, unpleasant odor, so you'll want to soak your shells to hopefully extract any dead urchins.Advertisement
For example, when studying sea creatures it will be more interesting to visit a marine museum and science center to play in a touch-tank than to see pictures of starfish, sea urchins and hermit crabs.
The singer often portrays poor girls or street urchins with powerful, caring hearts.
In these settings, the family can enjoy seeing specimen such as coral reefs, octopuses, exotic fish, sea urchins, starfish, jellyfish, sea turtles, seaweed, kelp, and mollusks.