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Picture of the day This image was selected as picture of the day on Wikimedia Commons for . It was captioned as follows:
English: The 49th plate from Ernst Haeckel's Kunstformen der Natur of 1904, showing various sea anemones classified as Actiniae.

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  1. Heliactis bellis (Thompson) = (Pennant, 1777)
  2. Mesacmaea stella [sic] (Andres) = (Andrès, 1881)
  3. Aiptasia Couchii (Gosse) = Aiptasia (Gravenhorst, 1831)
  4. Cylista impatiens (Dana) = (Couthouy in Dana, 1846)
  5. Bunodes thallia (Gosse) = (Gosse, 1854)
  6. Metridium praetextum (Couthouy) = (Lesueur, 1817)
  7. Heliactis troglodytes (Thompson) = (Price, 1847)
  8. Anthea cereus (Gosse) = Anemonia sulcata (Pennant, 1777)
  9. Aiptasia undata (Martens) = (Rapp, 1829)
  10. Aiptasia diaphana (Andres) = Aiptasia diaphana (Rapp, 1829)
  11. Bunodes monilifera (Dana) = (Drayton in Dana, 1846)
  12. Corynactis viridis (Allman) = Allman, 1846
  13. Metridium concinnatum (Dana) = (Drayton in Dana, 1846)
  14. Sagartia chrysoplenium (Gosse) = (Cocks in Johnston, 1847)
  15. Actinoloba dianthus (Blainville) = Metridium senile (Linnaeus, 1761)
Date
Source Kunstformen der Natur (1904), plate/planche 49: Actiniae (see here, here, here and here)
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