Tag: cuvierian tubules

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Chalky Sea Cucumber (Bohadschia Marmorata)

This photo of a Chalky Sea Cucumber (Bohadschia Marmorata) was taken at Tanote Bay, Koh Tao

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Black-Fringed Sea Cucumber (Holothuria Leucospilota)

This front view of the frequently encountered Black-Fringed Sea Cucumber (Holothuria Leucospilota) clearly shows the "papullae" protruding from the skin.
These are one of the most obvious characteristics that distinguish this species from the closely related Black Sea Cucumber (Holothuria Atra).