Published on: September 20, 2021

SEA CUCUMBER

SEA CUCUMBER

Coney Island What :

  • Marine invertebrates
  • Live on the seafloor
  • Found generally in tropical regions
  • Named for their unusual oblong shape that resembles a fat cucumber.
  • There are about 1,250 species of sea cucumber, all of which belong to the taxonomic class Holothuroidea.
  • Crucial to maintain the balance of ocean habitats.

buy prednisolone for cats uk What is in news : Recently, the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) has seized two tonnes of sea cucumber, a banned marine species, in the Gulf of Mannar and Palk Bay areas in Tamil Nadu.