Red Sea Urchin

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Comments (5)

Scorched Earth Photo… on September 4, 2012

Whoa ! Looks like that could put some holes in your wet suit .

Derek Holzapfel on September 5, 2012

They can make a diver pop like a balloon.

Scorched Earth Photo… on September 5, 2012

Poisonous ?

Derek Holzapfel on September 5, 2012

These are not toxic, but some species of urchin can be.

Martin Bring on December 27, 2012

Boy, the color drops off quickly down there! Love the clarity Derek.

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on September 2, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Derek Holzapfel
    • Camera: OLYMPUS IMAGING CORP. XZ-1
    • Taken on 2012/08/30 17:21:49
    • Exposure: 0.006s (1/160)
    • Focal Length: 14.05mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • Flash fired

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