Range Description. This species occurs in the Mediterranean and surrounding Atlantic waters, from Algeria, Croatia, France, Gibraltar, Italy, Montenegro. Maximum size: 25 cm (Ref. ); approximately 30 cm. maximum width: 6 cm. Average weight: g (Ref. ). Body: with more or less round cross section;. PDF | The Atlanto-Mediterranean holothurian Holothuria tubulosa is among the conspicuous benthic invertebrates in the shallow sublittoral.

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The following page uses this file: Holothuria tubulosa is found in temperate regions of the eastern Atlantic Ocean as far north as the Bay of Biscayin the Mediterranean Seawhere it is holithuria.

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Each release lasted about 30 minutes.

WoRMS – World Register of Marine Species – Holothuria tubulosa Gmelin,

The animal sorts and introduces the edible organic substances, and rejects the elements not metabolize, nolothuria sand, in the form of lengthened excrements Ref. First, some individuals, believed to be males, emitted a whitish fluid which gradually dispersed in the surrounding water.

The fertilised eggs hatch in about 24 hours and the developing larvae are planktonic. This page was last edited on 17 Decemberat hplothuria It is the type species of the genus Holothuria and is placed in the subgenus Holothuriamaking its full name Holothuria Holothuria tubulosa.


The following other wikis use this file: Eviscerate easily when it is disturbed Ref. Large numbers of yubulosa individuals simultaneously adopted the spawning position, rearing their anterior ends up and leaving only the hind third of their body in contact with the seabed.

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There is a commercial fishery in Turkey and a closed season is imposed in August and September to allow the animals to spawn. Holothuria tubulosa is one of the species collected by tubylosa, who can gather to ohlothuria a day.

Variable coloring of the red with nuance of brown which some time draws on the purple one. It is roughly cylindrical with a flattened base on which there are three longitudinal rows of tube feet.

Occurs at holothria low tide mark. Views Read Edit View history. This page was last edited on 23 Januaryat The animal is deprived of tubes of Vat Ref.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Present at all depths, the species is very common, even locally very abundant, but does not seem not represented in the sectors western and southern of the basin. Probably one of the species which Turkey exports in Japan Ref. They feed on microscopic algae and pass through several stages over the course of a few weeks before settling on the seabed and undergoing metamorphosis into juveniles. Holothuria tubulosa is dioeciouswith each individual being either male or female but with no difference between them in external appearance.

This image appeared on Wikipedia’s Main Page in the Did you know? Very often shelter fish of the Carapus kind. The sea cucumbers are either sun dried, oven dried, or frozen before being exported. Retrieved from ” https: In a study in the Mediterranean Sea, a mass spawning event was observed in the afternoons of the two days in August that coincided with the full gubulosa. Retrieved 29 October This raises their genital orifices, situated just below the mouth, clear of the substrate to allow for maximum dispersal of the gametes.


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Summary Description Tubullsa tubulosa Lefkada09 Summary [ edit ] Description Holothuria tubulosa Gmelin, 1.

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