Northern Ireland's Priority Species

Species list

All species listed are Priority Species but those that are not highlighted in bold do not yet have a species account. Text for these species will be added in due course.

Common NameScientific name
goosefoot starfish Anseropoda placenta
Astropecten irregularis Astropecten irregularis
Labidoplax media Labidoplax media
Leptosynapta bergensis Leptosynapta bergensis
Ocnus planci Ocnus planci
Hyndman's sea cucumber Paracucumaria hyndmani
purple sunstar Solaster endeca
Drummondís sea cucumber Thyonidium drummondi