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(shown with Strawberry anemones, sponges, purple urchins.)
|Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
ID: 0000 0000 0305 0859 (2005-03-26)
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|date of photo Jan 1987
location Carmel Bay (Monterey County, California, US)class Hydrozoahabitat Subtidalnotes Here are two colonies, pink and purple, of California Hydrocoral--they are not anthozoan 'true' corals. These colonies were at 18 m depth, but the species extends into deep water. The colonies have separate sexes, they are slow-growing, and these could be 100 years old.camera Nikon in Oceanic Housingphoto category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other
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California Hydrocoral (ITIS )
California Hydrocoral (photographer)
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