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
a starfish Astropecten irregularis
a burrowing sea cucumber Labidoplax media
a sea cucumber Leptosynapta bergensis
a sea cucumber Ocnus planci
hyndman Paracucumaria hyndmani
purple sunstar Solaster endeca
drummondís sea cucumber Thyonidium drummondii