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Sea Anemones, Hydroids, Jellyfish, Zoanthids, Corallomorph

Members of this Phylum have tentacles that have stinging capsules called nematocysts that they use for defense and capturing prey. Most stings have no harmful effects, but some are very toxic and should be avoided. Unless you are very familiar with the various species, it is best not to touch or molest them. 

Corkscrew Sea Anemone*

(13 photos)

Warty Sea Anemones

(13 photos)

Red Warty Sea Anemone

(see previous)

Stinging Sea Anemone

(14 photos)

Giant Sea Anemone*

( 18 photos)

Mangrove/Sponge  Anemone

(11 photos)

Sun Anemones (three)

(10 photos)

Knobby Sea Anemone

(6 photos)

Beaded Sea Anemone

(18 photos)

Florida False Coral

(4 photos)

Unidentified Beaded Anemone

(3 photos)

Tube Dwelling Sea Anemone

(4 photos)

Hidden Anemone

(10 photos)

Pale Anemone

(5 photos)
Unknown Anemone

Unidentified Anemone

(0 photos)

Hidden Club-tip Anemone

(4 photos)

 

( photos)

 

(0 photos)

White Encrusting Zoanthid

(8 photos)

Sponge Zoanthid

(11 photos)

Mat Zoanthid

(18 photos)

St. Thomas False Coral 

(10 photos)

Upsidedown Jellyfish

(11 photos)

Mangrove Upsidedown Jellyfish

(9 photos)

Moon Jellyfish

(12 photos)

Branching Hydroid

(8 photos)

Unbranched Hydroid

(7 photos)

White Stinger Hydroid

6 photos)

Christmas Tree Hydroid

(8 photos)

Club Hydromedusa

4 photos)

Sea Wasp

3 photos)

Comb Jellies 3 Species

(18 photos)

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