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Old 09-12-2003, 08:56 PM   #1
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Some Kind of Anemone

Ok, I have been watching this fellow for a long time now. It has grown from about 1/8" to now over 1". The tentacles are now 2" when extended.

It is beautiful, and I have no others like it in the tank... I would think if it was Aiptasia, it would have split and spread by now... It has been a year...

Does anyone know what kind of anemone this is?

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Old 09-12-2003, 09:50 PM   #2
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It doesn't look like an aip to me, but it does look deadly. Lots of nematocyst batteries all over that sucker. I'd also think it was one of the carribean non-photosysthetic anemones.

Check out >>this<< thread, it's not the same...but it'ss close and RL posted an article that might help you in your search.


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Old 09-12-2003, 10:28 PM   #3
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The mouth looks similar but I think it's a Curlycue anemone. Bartholomea annulata

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