Taxon profile


sea anemones

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Cnidaria - anemones, corals and jellyfish »  class Anthozoa »  subclass Hexacorallia - hexacorallians

Scientific synonyms

incl. Ptychodactiaria


Urticina crassicornis - Christmas Anemone

Urticina crassicornis - Christmas Anemone

Author: NOAA

Anemonia viridis - Snakelocks Anemone

Anemonia viridis - Snakelocks Anemone

Author: Zdeněk Sýkora

Epiactis prolifera

Epiactis prolifera

Author: Shane Anderson

Functions restricted to taxon Actiniaria

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

suborder Endocoelantheae Carlgren, 1925
suborder Nynantheae Carlgren, 1899
suborder Protantheae Carlgren, 1891
suborder Ptychodacteae Stephenson, 1922

Actiniaria incertae sedis

family Actinoscyphiidae Stephenson, 1920
family Capneidae Gosse, 1860
family Iosactiidae Riemann-Zürneck, 1997
family Metridiidae Carlgren, 1893
genus Stauractis Andres, 1883

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