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Epiactis lisbethae Fautin and Chia, 1986
Giant Brooding Anemone
Family: Actiniidae
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© Neil McDaniel  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #74373)

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Distribution of Epiactis lisbethae in British Columbia
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A large brooding anemone that reaches 8 cm in diameter. It is often found growing in large numbers attached to the strong stalks of the kelp, Pterygophora californica. It thrives in surge and current-swept habitats such as Browning Passage.

Note Author: Neil McDaniel

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
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Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2023-11-30 8:34:44 AM]
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