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Club-tipped anemone
Telmatactis americana
(Duchassaing, 1850)

Tentacles with enlarged, 'club-like' tips, surrounding the raised mouth. Oral disc up to 5 cm in diameter. Column large and barrel-shaped, diameter about equal to that of the oral disc.

Tentacles and oral disc whitish, brown or lavender, often mottled and marked with flecks and splotches.

Inhabit caves and other dark recesses, body usually hidden, but occasionally exposed.

Common to occasional Bahamas, central, eastern and southern Caribean; rare northwestern Caribbean.

Club-tipped anemone (Telmatactis americana)