Although this warty sea cucumber may not look very appetizing to you, there is a commercial fishery for them in California as they are sold in Asian markets for both food and medicine. This warty sea cucumber wasn’t harvested, however, as the only thing that MLML intern Sarah Jeffries took while she was underwater was a photograph.
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