Peloceotes exul   Annandale  1915 (Sea Anemone)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Cnidaria
Class: Hexacorallia
Order:Actiniaria
Family:Haliactiidae

Description
Column elongated with longitudinal rows of nematocyst batteries alternating with cinclides. Oral disc lobed. Tentacles branched hexamerously arranged.



Synonym (s)
Pelocoetes exul Annandale 1915
Pelocoetes exul Anonymous 1987

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 11/9/1987)
• West Bengal, Hugli-Matla Estuary INDIA (Record: 1995)
• Tamil Nadu INDIA (Record: 1995)
• Kerala INDIA (Record: 1995)
• Goa INDIA (Record: 1995)
• Maharashtra INDIA (Record: 1995)

Literature Source(s)
  • Misra, A (1995) Anthozoa: Coelenterata Wetland ecosystem series 1: Fauna of Chilka lake ZSI, Calcutta 227-233 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2009-04-30

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