General: Small dark-orange anemone (description is from a specimen attached to a Neptunea snail). When open, this species may look like the anemone seen in the background of the image.
Ocean range (global): Mendocino Ridge, northeast Pacific.
Habitat description: Cold seep.
ReferencesEncyclopedia of Life
Tree of Life
World Register of Marine Species
National Center for Biotechnology Information
Rodríguez, E. (2012). First endomyarian sea anemone (Cnidaria, Actiniaria) putatively from chemosynthetic environments: a new deep-sea genus and species from the North Pacific. Marine Biology Research, 8: 791-801. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17451000.2012.692162
Citation: Henactis seepala (Rodriguez, 2012) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Henactis%20seepala. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-08-19.