Dahlia Anemone - Urticina Felina
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Has a red column blotched with green or grey warts.
Generally has over 150 tentacles, and are a range of colours from pink, white to red and even green. Large anemone with a base of up to 15 cm.
Found on the lower shore and in deep water on all coasts of the British Isles, usually abundant on Muscell beds. Often found on shores with a strong waves. Attaches very firmly in crevices of rocks and boulders.
Individuals found offshore are usually larger.
Can also be found in estuaries.