Contact | Blog | Project Noah Facebook | Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Beadlet anemone

Actinia equina

Description:

Sea anemone marine Anthozoa, spotted here when they are closed - they will open in water. Not sure which species this one is. Found among many brown/red algae.

Habitat:

Temperate region of the scottish seaside at St Andrews, they use a disc to anchor to the rock, here they are sunbathing!


1 Species ID Suggestions

Beadlet anemone


Sign in to suggest organism ID

Comments

Xinxin
Spotted by
Xinxin

Scotland, United Kingdom

Lat: 56.34, Long: -2.80

Spotted on Nov 23, 2007
Submitted on Feb 23, 2012

Spotted for Mission

Related Spottings

Morangos-do-Mar Beadlet anemone Red sea anemone Tomate de mar. Beadlet anemone

Nearby Spottings

Ll Scottish Highland Cattle Unknown Azalea