Short-spined Urchin

Amblypneustes elevatus elevatus (Hutton, 1872)

A smaller urchin with short spines the colour varies from pinks to browns and greens

How to identify Amblypneustes elevatus elevatus?

What habitats does Amblypneustes elevatus elevatus live in?

Subtidally on reef and rock structure

What is the distribution of Amblypneustes elevatus elevatus?

Southern Australia

How big does Amblypneustes elevatus elevatus grow?

Can grow to aournd 10cm in diamiter

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