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Solenocaulon akalyx - tentative ID Seen in Nudi&#039;s Retreat, Lembeh.<br />
I honestly don&#039;t know for sure if the ID is right&gt; It looks like this picture:<br />
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Solenocaulon akalyx - tentative ID

Seen in Nudi's Retreat, Lembeh.
I honestly don't know for sure if the ID is right> It looks like this picture:

    comments (5)

  1. Magical! Posted 4 months ago
    1. Thanks! Posted 3 months ago
  2. It's so beautiful and delicate! Note: it looks like there are conifer needles sticking out of the sand on the left side of the photo ;P. Posted 4 months ago
    1. Thanks! I think these are probably crinoids in the background...it seems that all land species have their marine alikes... Posted 3 months ago
      1. Neat! Posted 3 months ago

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Solenocaulon akalyx is a soft coral species from the Anthothelidae family. The coral species comes from the genus Solenocaulon. Solenocaulon akalyx was first described scientifically in 1896 by Germanos.

Similar species: Soft Corals
Species identified by Patomarazul
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Uploaded May 16, 2019. Captured May 29, 2018 02:59 in Unnamed Road, Makawidey, Aertembaga, Kota Bitung, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia.
  • TG-5
  • f/5.0
  • 1/125s
  • ISO200
  • 11.78mm