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Tube dwelling anemone - Cerianthus membranaceus - In the spotlight

Anthozoan with elongated body protected by a large tube much of which is buried in sediment. The exposed part has a double crown of long tentacles (more than 200). Color varies from purple to brown. Lives on sandy or muddy bottoms from 5-6 meters to below 40. Maximum size 40 centimeters.


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Tube dwelling anemone - Cerianthus membranaceus - In the spotlight

by Dieter


Uploaded on July 16, 2022


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  • Camera: Canon
  • Creation Date: 2012:01:27 09:54:47
  • Image width: 4000
  • Aperature: f/2.8
  • ISO - speed: 100
  • Model: Canon DIGITAL IXUS 120 IS
  • Image size: 3309595
  • Image height: 3000
  • Exposure: 1/60

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