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Image of the day

Sterechinus neumayeri (Echinodermata, Echinoidea) the common Antarctic sea urchin. It feeds on benthic algae, diatoms and seal faeces from a depth of around 640m to the intertidal zone. It frequently covers itself with adornments.

Sterechinus neumayeri (Echinodermata, Echinoidea) the common Antarctic sea urchin. It feeds on benthic algae, diatoms and seal faeces from a depth of around 640m to the intertidal zone. It frequently covers itself with adornments.

Penguin of the day

 Adelie Penguins pair (Pygoscelis adeliae)

Adelie Penguins pair (Pygoscelis adeliae)

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