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.
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Source: http://www.ville-ge.ch/musinfo/mhng/hydrozoa/hydrozoa-directory.htmAuthor Schuchert, PeterJPG file - 32.84 kB - 256 x 700 pixelsadded on 2006-12-201 233 viewsWoRMS taxaCandelabrum cocksii (Cocks, 1854)checked Schuchert, Peter 2010-11-05 This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 4.0 License
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