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This small, chocolate-colored individual looks more like a plant or strangely-colored pickle than an animal. Using its 5 rows of pinkish tube feet, the pygmy sea cucumber (Pentacta pygmaea) slowly moves across the bottom or along structure. They digest detritus (decaying organic material) from the sand. Periodically its crown of feathery white tentacles will emerge from its anterior end.

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