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Family: Parazoanthidae (See list of species below)

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7 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Isozoanthus bulbosus
[bulbous zoanthid]
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Mesozoanthus fossii
[Fossi's encrusting anemone]


Parazoanthus axinellae
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Parazoanthus elongatus
[yellow encrusting anemone]
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Parazoanthus lucificum
[luminescent parazoanthid]
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Parazoanthus parasiticus
[sponge zoanthid]
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Savalia savaglia
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7 Species of Family Parazoanthidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Isozoanthus bulbosus bulbous zoanthid Northern Atlantic and the
Mesozoanthus fossii Fossi's encrusting anemone Southeast Pacific
Parazoanthus axinellae Atlantic and the Mediterr 4 TL
Parazoanthus elongatus yellow encrusting anemone Southeast Pacific
Parazoanthus lucificum luminescent parazoanthid Eastern Pacific 1.2 H
Parazoanthus parasiticus sponge zoanthid Western Central Atlantic
Savalia savaglia Atlantic and the Mediterr



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