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Sand Dollar. By: Mark Trombley. It is an animal that lives slightly buried in the sand in shallow coastal waters. What is a Sand Dollar. The bodies of many species of sand dollars contain slots of notches. Sand moves up through the slots when the animal buries itself.

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Sand dollar

Sand Dollar

By:

Mark Trombley


What is a sand dollar

It is an animal that lives slightly buried in the sand in shallow coastal waters

What is a Sand Dollar


What is their body structure like

The bodies of many species of sand dollars contain slots of notches.

Sand moves up through the slots when the animal buries itself

What is their Body structure like?


How do they reproduce

A sand dollar releases eggs from small openings near the center of the top of the body

The eggs develop into free-swimming larvae.

How do they reproduce?


What do they eat

A sand dollar eats tiny aquatic organisms that it finds among the sand grains or traps from the surrounding water.

What do they eat?


Conclusion

I learned a lot about sand dollars. It is a fascinating creature of the sea. I wish I could study more as a job or something. Maybe I could be a Marine Biologist.

Conclusion


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