species: Myriopathes ulex cf. in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Myriopathes ulex cf.


©Anne Hoggett: Myriopathes ulex cf. on wall of cavern on the NE coast of Lizard Island. Thanks to Joe Rowlett for the genus-level id and to Erika Gress for the tentative species designation.

©Anne Hoggett: Myriopathes ulex cf. on wall of cavern on the NE coast of Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Myriopathes ulex cf. on wall of cavern on the NE coast of Lizard Island.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Antipatharia
Family Myriopathidae
Genus Myriopathes
Species Myriopathes ulex cf.

Distinguishing features

Tends to grow in a single plane and brachlets are short and fine (thanks to Erica Gress for this information).

Size

  • Size data has not been obtained.

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Distribution

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