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Phymactis papillosa   (Lesson, 1830)

blister anemone

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Anthozoa | Actiniaria | Actiniidae

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Benthic; depth range 0 - 16 m (Ref. 87801).  Subtropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Eastern Pacific: Mexico and Chile.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

This species is found on rocky substrates on lower side of large boulders from intertidal to a depth of 16 m. It is known to withstand strong surf and wave exposure. It is often seen with decapod crab Allopetrolisthes spinifrons clinging to column (Ref. 87801). It has separate sexes. Longitudinal fission may lead to large clonal aggregations (Ref. 87801).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

It has separate sexes. Longitudinal fission may lead to large clonal aggregations (Ref. 87801).

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Häussermann, V. and G. Försterra. 2009. (Ref. 87801)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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Estimates of some properties based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 12.4 - 24.2, mean 19.4 (based on 302 cells).
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown