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Purple Urchins may be seen in the lower intertidal zone and in a few of the lower level tidepools. They are also occasionallly seen by divers in the 5-8 meter depth at Race Rocks, although they are not as frequent as the larger Red urchin . They are distinguished from young red urchins of the same size by their short spines,

See the purple urchin in the Race RocksTaxonomy
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