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Brown Sea Anemone

Metridium senile (Linnaeus 1761)

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Metridium senile (Brown Sea Anemone) is a species of cnidarians in the family Metridiidae. They are carnivores. Individuals can grow to 500 mm. They have asexual reproduction and sexual reproduction.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019954
  • Definition: Capable of the biological process in which new individuals are produced by either a single cell or a group of cells, in the absence of any sexual process.
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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of brown sea anemone. View this species on GBIF