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Anthopleura xanthogrammica 1.jpg
Anthopleura xanthogrammica
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Cnidaria
Class: Anthozoa
Order: Actiniaria
Family: Actiniidae
Genus: Anthopleura
Duchassaing de Fonbressin & Michelotti, 1860[1]
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Anthopleura is a genus of sea anemones, of the family Actiniidae.


According to the World Register of Marine Species, this genus includes:[2]

Image Species
Anthopleura africana (Carlgren, 1900)
Anthopleura ambonensis (Kwietniewski, 1898)
Anthopleura anjunae Den Hartog & Vennam, 1993
Anthopleura anneae Carlgren, 1940
Anthopleura artemisia (Moonglow Anemone).jpg Anthopleura artemisia (Pickering in Dana, 1846)
Anthopleura asiatica Uchida & Muramatsu, 1958
Anthopleura atodai Yanagi & Daly, 2004
Anthopleura ballii (Cocks, 1851)
Anthopleura buddemeieri Fautin, 2005
Anthopleura chinensis England, 1992
Anthopleura dixoniana (Haddon & Shackleton, 1893)
Anthopleura dowii Verrill, 1869
Anthopleura elegantissima, isla Santa Cruz.jpg Aggregating anemone (Anthopleura elegantissima) (Brandt, 1835)
Anthopleura foxi Carlgren, 1927
Anthopleura fuscoviridis Carlgren, 1949
Anthopleura haddoni (Kwietniewski, 1898)
Anthopleura handi Dunn, 1978
Anthopleura hermaphroditica (Carlgren, 1899)
Anthopleura incerta England, 1992
Anthopleura inconspicua (Hutton, 1878)
Anthopleura insignis Carlgren, 1940
Anthopleura japonica Verrill, 1899
Anthopleura kohli Carlgren, 1930
Anthopleura krebsi Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860
Anthopleura kurogane Uchida & Muramatsu, 1958
Anthopleura mariscali Daly & Fautin, 2004
Anthopleura michaelseni2.jpg Long-tentacled anemone (Anthopleura michaelseni) (Pax, 1920)
Anthopleura minima (Stuckey & Walton, 1910)
Anthopleura mortenseni Carlgren, 1941
Anthopleura mortoni England, 1992
Anthopleura nigrescens (Verrill, 1928)
Anthopleura pallida Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1866
Anthopleura panikkarii Parulekar, 1968
Anthopleura qingdaoensis Pei, 1994
Anthopleura radians Spano & Häussermann, 2017
Anthopleura rosea rasshamra cc-by 01.jpg Anthopleura rosea (Stuckey & Walton, 1910)
Anthopleura sanctaehelenae Carlgren, 1941
Anthopleura sola - (Giant Green Anemone) (6497660529).jpg Anthopleura sola Pearse & Francis, 2000
Anthopleura stellula (Hemprich & Ehrenberg in Ehrenberg, 1834)
Anthopleura stimpsonii Verrill, 1869
Anthopleura texaensis (Carlgren & Hedgpeth, 1952)
Anthopleura thallia (Gosse, 1854)
Anthopleura varioarmata Watzl, 1922
Anthopleura waridi (Carlgren, 1900)
Anthopleura xanthogrammica 1.jpg Anthopleura xanthogrammica (Brandt, 1835)


  1. ^ WoRMS (2014). "Anthopleura Duchassaing de Fonbressin & Michelotti, 1860". WoRMS. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved .
  2. ^ "WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species - Anthopleura Duchassaing de Fonbressin & Michelotti, 1860". Retrieved .

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