species: Actinodendron sp 2 in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Actinodendron sp 2


©Anne Hoggett: Actinodendron sp 2 near base of lagoon bommie, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Actinodendron sp 2 near base of lagoon bommie, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Actinodendron sp 2 near base of lagoon bommie, Lizard Island.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Actiniaria
Family Actinodendridae
Genus Actinodendron
Species Actinodendron sp 2

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Distinguishing features

Edgar (2019) calls this species Actinodendron glomeratum.

Size

  • Up to 30 cm (diameter of tentacle array)

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Distribution

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References

References that assist with identification

  • Edgar, G. (2019). Tropical Marine Life of Australia New Holland Publishers, London.