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|date of photo between 1980 and 1985
location Monterey Bay (Monterey County, California, US)order Corallimorphariaclass Anthozoahabitat subtidalnotes Depth 8 m. Large clones of these anemones decorate vertical rocks in vivid colors. Has clubbed tentacles, a feature of true corals, but it lacks the corals' calcium carbonate skeleton. Its stinging cells, nematocysts, are unusually potent. Each anemone 2 cm. wide.camera Nikon in Oceanic housingphoto category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other
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Strawberry Corallimorpharian (ITIS )
Club Tipped Anemone (photographer)
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