Photo of Animalia: species: Holothuria (Mertensiothuria) leucospilota (Lizard Island Field Guide)

Holothuria (Mertensiothuria) leucospilota expelling long, thin Cuvierian tubules. Removed from under rubble slab on the reef flat, south side of South Island, Lizard Island Group. Slightly contracted in this photo, length about 18 cm. It extended to about 25 cm.

© Anne Hoggett