seen? This anemone is seen on our Southern
shores. Usually among coral rubble.
with tentacles extended 8-12cm. Tentacles generally smooth with only
a few tentacles showing slight bumps where 'branches' might be in
other frilly anemones. All tentacles generally white or a pale
colour with patches of brown or other darker colours, often with pink
tips. Sometimes six
tentacles are more brightly coloured. Oral
disk generally dark without a distinctive pattern. Body column with
rows of pale bumps (verrucae).
Sentosa, Aug 05
Sisters Island, Feb 10
*Species are difficult
to positively identify without close examination.
On this website, they are grouped by external features for convenience
frilly sea anemones on Singapore shores
|Other sightings on Singapore shores