ⓘ Gonactinia

                                     

ⓘ Gonactinia

Gonactinia is a monotypic genus of sea anemones, and G. prolifera is the only species in the genus. It is sometimes called the storey anemone and is found on either side of the northern Atlantic Ocean.

                                     
  • Gonactiniidae is a family of anthozoans in the order Actinaria. Gonactinia Sars, 1851 Protanthea Carlgren, 1891 Carlgren, O. 1893 Studein uber Nordische
  • a few localities in Norway. This nudibranch feeds on the sea anemone Gonactinia prolifera. Odhner N. 1939 Opisthobranchiate Mollusca from the western
  • new oral disc and pharynx. There are a few other sea anemones such as Gonactinia prolifera that can divide in this way, and all are rather small, primitive