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Anemones

An anemone is typically a single polyp that is attached to a surface using its foot. They are related to Jellyfish, and belong to the Phylum Cnidaria. This have the ability to releasing stinging cells when touched. The can have symbiotic relationships which shrimps, crabs and fish. The most popular symbiotic realtionship is between the anemones and clownfish. An extemely popular item for the marine aquarist as they come it a large variety of different colours