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Spotting

Description:

I have no idea what this is!

Habitat:

Found under a rock in tidal rock pools on the Coast. Tide was out. Firmly stuck to the underside of the rock.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Waratah Anemone


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10 Comments

The MnMs
The MnMs 9 years ago

is not that the type of anemone known as sea tomato (tomate de mar)?

SheaEckert
SheaEckert 9 years ago

Good! I'm glad it helped!

iamcherreymaiya
iamcherreymaiya 9 years ago

Thanks also for posting the link SheaEckert, I found something there that helped me ID my old spotting! thanks..

iamcherreymaiya
iamcherreymaiya 9 years ago

that's amazing... it would've looked differently to others.. probably a jelly candy that a camper left

CarolineNemo
CarolineNemo 9 years ago

Great, it looks like Sauron's eye :)

CynthiaMHori
CynthiaMHori 10 years ago

It is s very cool spotting! Nice job!

marycaughley
marycaughley 10 years ago

Thank you! Google images of Waratah Anemone look like an exact match, how cool!

SheaEckert
SheaEckert 10 years ago

http://lazy-lizard-tales.blogspot.com/20...
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This may be what you are looking for...
According to this site this is an anemone waiting for the tide to return.

CynthiaMHori
CynthiaMHori 10 years ago

it looks like an anemone with its tentacles pulled in

Vin Zael
Vin Zael 10 years ago

me worse...but looks all too cool

marycaughley
Spotted by
marycaughley

New Zealand

Spotted on Apr 2, 2011
Submitted on May 12, 2011

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