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Corynactis californica  (Club-Tipped Anemone)

Photo of Corynactis californica by <a href="http://www.seastarsofthepacificnorthwest.info/">Neil McDaniel</a>
© Neil McDaniel (Photo ID #74371)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Steep Island, Discovery Passage Photographer Neil McDaniel
Habitat marine, subtidal
Photo Date Upload Date December 30, 2014
Elevation (m) -10
UTM Zone # Latitude 50.0805555555556
UTM Easting Longitude -125.254722222222
UTM Northing Photo ID # 74371
Notes Strawberry anemone. Grows in extensive carpets in areas of strong currents, especially in Discovery Passage. Also found on the exposed coast in areas such as Barkley Sound and Clayoquot Sound (Maltby Islands). Individuals are up to 2.5 cm in diameter. Note the club-shaped tips on the tentacles.
Review Comments ID review by Aaron Baldwin

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