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Actinostola

Genus of cnidarians

Actinostola
Actinostola sp.
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Cnidaria
Class: Anthozoa
Order: Actiniaria
Family: Actinostolidae
Genus: Actinostola
Verrill, 1883 [1]
Species

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Actinostola is a genus of sea anemones in the order Actiniaria. Members of this genus are deep sea species, with some occurring at hydrothermal vents.[2]

Actinostola Intro articles: 4

Species

The following species are recognised by the World Register of Marine Species:[1]

  • Actinostola abyssorum (Danielssen, 1890)
  • Actinostola bulbosa (Carlgren, 1928)
  • Actinostola callosa (Verrill, 1882)
  • Actinostola capensis (Carlgren, 1928)
  • Actinostola carlgreni Wassilieff, 1908
  • Actinostola chilensis McMurrich, 1904
  • Actinostola crassicornis (Hertwig, 1882)
  • Actinostola faeculenta (McMurrich, 1893)
  • Actinostola georgiana Carlgren, 1927
  • Actinostola groenlandica Carlgren, 1899
  • Actinostola kerguelensis Carlgren, 1928

Actinostola Species articles: 3

References

  1. ^ a b Daly, Meg (2016). "Actinostola Verrill, 1883". WoRMS. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved 23 June 2017.
  2. ^ Advances in Marine Biology. Academic Press. 1998. p. 365. ISBN 978-0-08-057957-3.


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