South Coast Bio-Marine LLC is a supplier of marine invertebrates from the temperate waters of Southern California. We supply exclusively to research and educational institutions around the country and world. We supply well studied model organisms in the field of neuroscience and developmental biology, products for biotechnology companies, live specimens for biology, zoology, and animal physiology courses at universities and high schools. We also supply invertebrates and fish to public aquariums. All organisms are collected in a sustainable and ethical manner. We specialize in the regular weekly supply of the California Brown Sea Hare, Aplysia californica. We are also major sea urchin suppliers, the two most common in our area being: the Purple Urchin, S. purpuratus, and the White Urchin, L. pictus. Please see our Specimens list for other species that we collect.