Liponema multicorne

Liponema multicorne


The genus Liponema is very distinctive and allopatrically distributed with many records in the Barents Sea. They are very delicate and look very different alive to when collected and hauled to the surface, after which the tentacles are lost.

Item Type:Image
Title:Liponema multicorne
Identification:Fautin, Daphne G.
Copyright:Statoil & DNV
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Cnidaria (Cnidarians) > Anthozoa (Sea Anemones & Corals) > Actiniaria (Anemones) > Liponematidae
Species:Liponema multicorne
Site:Arctic > Barents > Norway
Site Description:Seafloor
Depth (m):370
Countries:Norway > Norwegian Sector
Substratum:Soft sediment
Project Partners:Statoil, DNV
Keywords:Anemone Liponema
Deposited By:Dr Andrew Gates
Deposited On:19 July 2011

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