Taxon profile


Strawberry Anemone
Actinia equina (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Cnidaria - anemones, corals and jellyfish »  class Anthozoa »  order Actiniaria - sea anemones »  family Actiniidae

Scientific synonyms

Actinia cerasum
Actinia chiococca
Actinia coralina
Actinia corallina
Actinia mesembryanthemum Ellis & Solander, 1786
Actinia purpurea
Actinia rubra
Actinia tabella
Actinia zonata



Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 1

subspecies Actinia equina mediterranea Schmidt, 1971

Actinia equina mediterranea

Links and literature

CZ Pfleger V. (1997): České názvy živočichů I. Houby (Porifera), žahavci (Cnidaria), žebernatky (Ctenophora), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 56 pp. [as Actinia equina (LINNÉ)]

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