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    • 자포동물문
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    • Cnidários
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    • Cnidarians
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    • Corales, medusas y parientes
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Recent observations

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Sea Anemones Order Actiniaria

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dominic

Date

June 25, 2016

Description

Not sure if this is a green sunburst because it wasn't quite that green.

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Maze Coral Meandrina meandrites

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lovelyclemmy

Date

April 23, 2016 11:00 AM GYT

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Giant Anemone Condylactis gigantea

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lovelyclemmy

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April 23, 2016 11:00 AM GYT

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Symmetrical Brain Coral Diploria strigosa

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lovelyclemmy

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April 23, 2016 11:00 AM GYT

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Giant Anemone Condylactis gigantea

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lovelyclemmy

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April 23, 2016 11:00 AM GYT

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Artichoke Coral Scolymia cubensis

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lovelyclemmy

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April 23, 2016 09:00 AM GYT

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mustard hill coral Porites astreoides

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lovelyclemmy

Date

April 23, 2016 09:00 AM GYT

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Sea Plume Genus Antillogorgia

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lovelyclemmy

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April 23, 2016 09:00 AM GYT

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lovelyclemmy

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April 23, 2016 09:00 AM GYT

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Knobby Sea Rods Genus Eunicea

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lovelyclemmy

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April 23, 2016 09:00 AM GYT

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Boulder Star Coral Montastraea annularis

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 22, 2016 01:00 PM GYT

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(Somewhere...)

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Observer

danjleavitt

Date

June 25, 2016 08:58 AM MDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Cnidaria (/naɪˈdɛəriə/ with a silent c) is a phylum containing over 10,000species of animals found exclusively in aquatic and mostly marine environments. Their distinguishing feature is cnidocytes, specialized cells that they use mainly for capturing prey. Their bodies consist of mesoglea, a non-living jelly-like substance, sandwiched between two layers of epithelium that are mostly one cell thick. They have two basic body forms: swimming medusae and sessile polyps, both of which are radially symmetrical with mouths...

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