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Candelabrum cocksii
Candelabrum cocksii
Description Candelabrum cocksii (Vigurs, 1849) (Anthomedusae, Candelabriidae) from Brittany, size about 12 cm. This is one of the very large hydropolyps. It lives attached underneath boulders at the low water level. The spherical bodies are sporosac containing the gametes. This species produces thus no medusa. The author has granted permission to MarBEF/VLIZ to use this picture in ERMS and related biological databases hosted at VLIZ. Source: http://www.ville-ge.ch/musinfo/mhng/hydrozoa/hydrozoa-directory.htmAuthor Schuchert, PeterJPG file - 32.84 kB - 256 x 700 pixelsadded on 2006-12-201 204 viewsWoRMS taxa Candelabrum cocksii (Cocks, 1854)Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorchecked Schuchert, Peter 2010-11-05Creative Commons LicenseThis work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 4.0 License
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