Animalia > Cnidaria > Anthozoa > Actiniaria > Actinioidea > Actiniidae > Anthopleura > Anthopleura xanthogrammica

Anthopleura xanthogrammica (giant green anemone)

Synonyms: Actinia xanthogrammica; Anthopleura santhogrammica; Anthopleura xanthogramaica; Anthopleura xantogrammica; Bunodactis xanthogrammica; Bunodes californica; Evactis xanthogrammica

Wikipedia Abstract

Anthopleura xanthogrammica, or the giant green anemone, is a species of intertidal sea anemone of the family Actiniidae. Other common names for this anemone include green surf anemone, giant green sea anemone, green anemone, giant tidepool anemone, solitary anemone, and rough anemone.
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Prey / Diet

Anthopleura xanthogrammica (giant green anemone)[1]
Balanus glandula (Acorn barnacle)[1]
Clupea pallasii (Pacific herring)[1]
Leukoma staminea (Pacific littleneck)[1]
Lottia scutum (plate limpet)[1]
Pugettia venetiae (Venice kelp crab)[1]
Semibalanus cariosus (thatched barnacle)[1]


Aeolidia papillosa (shag-rug aeolis)[2]
Anthopleura xanthogrammica (giant green anemone)[1]
Cynoglossus semilaevis (Tongue sole)[1]
Dermasterias imbricata (Leather sea star)[2]
Hermissenda crassicornis (hermissenda)[1]
Homo sapiens (man)[1]
Pycnogonum stearnsi[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Aquarium & Rainforest at Moody Gardens
Coyote Point Museum
Florida Aquarium
John Ball Zoological Garden
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Milwaukee County Zoological Gardens
Minnesota Zoological Garden
New York Aquarium
Newport Aquarium
Oklahoma City Zoological Park
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Oregon Zoo
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
Rotterdam Zoo
West Edmonton Mall Marine Life Center



Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Predators of Sea Anemones, J. R. Ottaway, Tuatara: Volume 22, Issue 3, February 1977, pp. 213 - 220
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