Metridium farcimen

Alternate names: Metridium giganteum

Author: Tilesius, 1809


Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic; needs hard susbstrate to attach to.

Additional Information

Consulting taxonomist: Daphne Fautin, University of Kansas.


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Fautin, D.G. and C. Hand (2000). Metridium farcimen, the valid name of a common North Pacific sea anemone. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 113: 1151-1161.

Citation: Metridium farcimen (Tilesius, 1809) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-12-05.
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