You need to be logged in to request objects.
Please click here to log in or register.
Try Our Search

Science


Collection of Kina, Sea Urchins HC116
Browse by Category
English & LanguagesEnglish & Languages
Maori & PacificaMaori & Pacifica
Maths & StatisticsMaths & Statistics
PE & HealthPE & Health
ScienceScience
Social ScienceSocial Science
TechnologyTechnology
The ArtsThe Arts


Collection of Kina, Sea Urchins HC116

A collection of four New Zealand Kina or Sea Urchins. Circular green shell with hole in centre top and bottom. One shell is covered with spines. The other three have had spines removed to reveal smooth bumps.

Binomial name is Evechinus chloroticus. Comes from the Family Echinometridae which includes sea stars and sea cucumbers. Native to New Zealand and certain Sub-Antarctic Islands.

maximum dimension: 100mm

subject area: Science, Biology, Art, Social Science

specific themes: New Zealand, Sea Creatures, Kai Moana

handling collection number: HC116

why not get your hands on these... HC117 Paper Nautilus, HC118 Collection of Seashells

http://www.teara.govt.nz/EarthSeaAndSky/SeaLife/StarfishSeaUrchinsAndOtherEchinoderms/2/en

Collection of Kina, Sea Urchins HC116
Help Click here for explanation of symbols
site maplegal information | login
evoSuite Tourism Marketing Software | Web Design by evoSuite