Black Sea urchin

Black Sea urchin




Scientific name Arbacia lixula
Family Arbaciidae
FAO code UKB

General characteristics of the species

Echinoderm. The body is dark brown in color, almost black. The spines are long and thin with a white tip. They live mainly up to 50 m deep, mainly on rocky substrates.


Other information
Main fishing gear Manual picking.
Main ways of presenting the product Packed in polyethylene boxes. Alive. On ice.