Actinoscyphia sp.

Actinoscyphia sp.


A venus flytrap anemone (Actinoscyphia sp.) attached to the stalk of a dead glass sponge at the seabed

Item Type:Image
Title:Actinoscyphia sp.
Creator(s):Gates, A.
Date:06 June 2012
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Cnidaria (Cnidarians) > Anthozoa (Sea Anemones & Corals) > Actiniaria (Anemones) > Actinoscyphiidae (Venus Fly Trap Sea anemones) > Actinoscyphia sp.
Species:Actinoscyphia sp.
Site:Indian > Indian Ocean > East Africa > Lavani
Depth (m):2391
Countries:East Africa > Tanzania
Habitat:Benthic boundary zone
Substratum:Sponge stalk
Rig:Ocean Rig Poseidon
Project Partners:Statoil, Oceaneering
ROV:Millenium 93 and 73
Keywords:Actinoscyphia Tanzania Indian Ocean Lavani
Deposited By:Dr Andrew Gates
Deposited On:30 October 2012

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