Anemonactis mazeli (Jourdan, 1880)

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Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Hexacorallia (Subclass) > Actiniaria (Order) > Enthemonae (Suborder) > Actinioidea (Superfamily) > Haloclavidae (Family)

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Identifying features

  • Column elongated in extension, short in contraction, divided indistinctly into physa and scapus, physa becoming a small, adherent disc, without a limbus.
  • Minute papillae are scattered over surface of column.
  • Tentacles 20, in two cycles of 10, each consisting of cylindrical shaft and knobbed tip.

Conservation Status


Anemonactis magnifica Andres, 1881
Anemonactis magnifica var. flava Andres, 1881
Anemonactis magnifica var. rubra Andres, 1881
Anemonactis mazelii
Eloactis mazeli (Jourdan, 1880)
Eloactis mazelii
Halcampella minuta Wassilieff, 1908 
Haloclava minuta (Wasilieff, 1908)
Haloclava minutus (Wasilieff, 1908)
Ilyanthus mazeli Jourdan, 1880

International References

Wilson, E. 2004. Anemonactis mazeli A sea anemone. In Tyler-Walters H. and Hiscock K. (eds) Marine Life Information Network: Biology and Sensitivity Key Information Reviews, [on-line]. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. Available from:

additional source Fautin, Daphne G. (2013). Hexacorallians of the World., available online at [details]

basis of record van der Land, J.; den Hartog, J.H. (2001). Actiniaria, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 106-109 [details]

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at [15-01-2013]., available online at [details]

Last update: 08 Oct. 2018
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