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I found them under reefs in Fiji. The hand-like structures moved slowly. I was not sure if it was an animal or plant. I was not even sure if they were several individuals or it was a whole. The part that was not hidden by the stone was about 50cm length. I did not touch them, since I was not sure if it was dangerous.

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  • $\begingroup$ What size is this? $\endgroup$ – Arsak Jun 25 '18 at 7:50
  • $\begingroup$ the part which was not hidden was 50cm length. I did not touch them, since i was not sure if it was dangerous. $\endgroup$ – Luis Tung Jun 25 '18 at 12:30
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    $\begingroup$ They seem like sea-cuecamber (Holothuroidea). $\endgroup$ – Dr. Evenor Jun 26 '18 at 8:54
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It is probably Holothuria leucospilota

Holothuria leucospilota is a medium-sized sea cucumber reaching a length of up to 40 centimetres (16 in) when relaxed but it can stretch to about a metre (yard) when extended.

Holothuria leucospilota is found in shallow water along the east coast of Africa and in much of the Indo-Pacific region. It is a common species on the north east coast of Australia where it is found on reefs and rocky coasts, often partly concealed under a boulder.

References https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Holothuria_leucospilota

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    $\begingroup$ Please provide more explanation, links, etc., that help others understand why you think this is the answer. $\endgroup$ – bli Jun 26 '18 at 17:28

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