Corallimorph Corynactis Californica, Corynactis californica



The corallimorph Corynactis californica, similar to both stony corals and anemones, is typified by a wide oral disk and short tentacles that radiate from the mouth.  The tentacles grasp food passing by in ocean currents. San Diego, California, USA, Corynactis californica, natural history stock photograph, photo id 37213Add To Light Table
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The corallimorph Corynactis californica, similar to both stony corals and anemones, is typified by a wide oral disk and short tentacles that radiate from the mouth. The tentacles grasp food passing by in ocean currents. San Diego, California, USA

Stock Photo: 37213
Species: Strawberry anemone, Corynactis californica
Location: San Diego, California, USA
Format: Digital 2:3
Other Names: club-tipped anemone, corallimorph
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