Beadlet Sea Anemone by Helen Nott 1/2
Beadlet Sea Anemone by Georgina Dean 2/2

Beadlet Anemone Actinia equine

Commonly a deep-red, this rockpool animal is an attractive anemone and is most likely to be found on rocky shores in rockpools, hiding beneath boulders or on rocks.

Conservation status

Not threatened

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The beadlet anemone is an animal; it catches its prey on its sticky, stinging tentacles and passes its catches into its central mouth. Anemones have only one opening so when it has finished its meal the remains will be passed out the same way.

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