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A class of the echinoderms, having a sausage-shaped body, with minute skeletal plates embedded in the fleshy body wall.

The following taxa of this class occur in the region:

Astichopus multifidus (Furry sea cucumber)
Isostichopus badionotus (Three-rowed sea cucumber)
Holothuria mexicana (Donkey dung sea cucumber)
Holothuria thomasi (Tiger tail sea cucumber)
Euapta lappa (Beaded sea cucumber)

Sea cucumbers (Class Holothuroidea)