Phyllacanthus imperialis Purple Sea Urchin
Species: Phyllacanthus imperialis
Native origin: Western Atlantic
Common name: Imperial sea urchin, Pencil Sea Urchin or Sputnik Urchin
Interesting Trait: These sea urchins have hard venomous spikes that can cause painful injury if touched
Frame size: 6 1/2″ square
Frame Color: black
Wood Frame: Finest Handmade Museum Quality Sealed Shadowbox Display with Picture Hanger Included.
Glass: UV Blocking Museum Grade Conservation Glass to Prevent your specimen From Ever Fading.
Background: Name & Origin Printed on Old World Style Parchment
Description: These beautiful purple shells are whats left of the Imperial Sea Urchin found in shallow waters around coral reefs. These would be a great addition to any natural ocean, nautical decor or scuba diving collector.