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Stylatula elongata
Stylatula elongata
White Sea Pen
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 0805 0823 (2005-08-15)

Copyright © 2005 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Sep 1989
  • latitude 36.81856   longitude -121.79270   max error distance 26012 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Monterey Bay (Monterey County, California, US)
  • family Virgularidae
  • order Pennatulacea
  • class Anthozoa
  • habitat  Intertidal/Subtidal
  • notes   These sea pens beautifully bioluminesce and rapidly retreat beneath the sand when disturbed. Depth 10 m.
  • camera   Nikon in Oceanic housing
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other

  • common names   White Sea Pen (photographer)
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