Actinia cari Delle Chiaje, 1822
photo by Pillon, Roberto

Family:  Actiniidae ()
Max. size:  6 cm H (male/unsexed)
Environment:  sessile; marine
Distribution:  Endemic to the Mediterranean.
Diagnosis:  Proximately 5 to 6 cm in height.
Biology:  Common run on the rocks, of surface to a few meters of depth (Ref. 363). Known from infralittoral zones (Ref. 85338). Solitary (Ref. 2377).
IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient (DD); Date assessed: 29 September 2014 Ref. 123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Dar, Christine - 27.02.06
Modified by: Polido, Rubyann Robelle - 18.10.17

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