|Copepod on Epiactis prolifera (Brooding anemone)|
Posted by Chris on September 24, 2010 at 10:14:48:|
In Reply to: Epiactis prolifera (Brooding anemone) on Macrocystis pyrifera (Giant Kelp) from San Miguel posted by Chris on September 24, 2010 at 10:07:48:
Notice the copepod living near the base of the top tentacle on the Epiactis prolifera (Brooding anemone).
The more I look at anemones I find copepods living on them. It seems that on some species the copepod lives by eating the anemone's slime.
©2010 Chris Grossman, diver.net
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