Taxon profile


Beaded Sea Anemone
Heteractis aurora (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)

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

Scientific synonyms

Actinia aurora Quoy & Gaimard, 1833
Radianthus koseirensis conspersa
Radianthus koseirensis
Radianthus koseiriensis
Radianthus koseirensis maculata
Radianthus simplex (Haddon & Shackleton)

Other names

= Adhesive Sea Anemone
= Aurora Host Anemone
= Carpet Anemone
= Corn Anemone
= Flat Anemone
= Ritteri Anemone
= Saddle Tip Anemone
= Sand Anemone
= White Beaded Anemone


Heteractis aurora - Beaded Sea Anemone

Author: Petr Čech

Intertaxon relationships

symbiont (mutualist): Amphiprion clarkii (Bennett, 1830) - Yellowtail Clownfish, Amphiprion akindynos Allen, 1972 - Barrier Reef Anemonefish, Amphiprion allardi Klausewitz, 1970 - Allard's Anemonefish, Amphiprion bicinctus Rüppell, 1830 - Threebanded Anemonefish, Amphiprion chrysogaster Cuvier, 1830 - Mauritian Anemonefish, ...

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