Author: cuvier, 1798


General: A long thin stalk with a cluster of polyps at the end indicates Umbellula; a short, more robust stalk may indicate Kophobelemnon.

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Habitat description: Benthic, soft sediment.

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Citation: Umbellula (cuvier, 1798) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2018-10-19.
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