Sea Cucumbers (Holothuroidea) - My Hawaiian Images
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This is a Lion's Paw sea cucumber (Euapta godeffroyi), the first one I've ever seen or photographed. As you can see, E. godeffroyi (like others in the family Synaptidae) is really enlongate...this one was well over a meter in length, and I had trouble fitting it in frame while still lighting it with my strobe. As you'll see in the subsequent photos, E. godeffroyi has the ability to contract for defense...

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