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Holothuria mexicana (donkey dung sea cucumber)

Synonyms: Holothuria africana

Wikipedia Abstract

Holothuria mexicana, also known as the donkey dung sea cucumber is commonly found in the Caribbean. It is a commercially important aspidochirote (sediment feeding) sea cucumber that can reach a total length of 50 cm (20 in).
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Prey / Diet



Parasitized by 
Megadenus holothuricola[1]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
National Aquarium in Baltimore Inc
Rotterdam Zoo

External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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