APHOTOMARINE

An educational resource dedicated mainly to the photography
and diversity of marine life that can be found in coastal waters
and intertidal areas of Great Britain and Ireland by David Fenwick.

A-P-H-O-T-O Wildlife Stock Image Library
Sagartia troglodytes (Price in Johnston, 1847) - Mud sagartia or Cave dwelling anemone (Sea anemones)
Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- between stones lowershore 1

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- between stones lowershore 2

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- between stones lowershore 3

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- in holdfast marina pontoon 1

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- in holdfast marina pontoon 2

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- in holdfast marina pontoon 3

Species photographed at Carnsew Pool near Hayle, Cornwall, 07.04.12; also found on kelp holdfast on pontoon at Newlyn Marina, Newlyn Harbour, Newlyn, Cornwall, 07.11.14.

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- oral face / open / pink 1

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- dorsal view / open / pink 2

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- dorsal view / open / pink 3

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- close-up / tentacles / pink 1

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- in-situ / pink 1

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- dorsal view / open / brown 1

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- dorsal view / closed / brown 1

Numerous specimens (above) found in pools and under rocks on the lowershore at Watermouth Cove, near Ilfracombe, Devon, 13.06.18.

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- occupying old barnacle 1

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- oral view 1

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- lateral view / column 1

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- oral view 2

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- lateral view / column 2

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- emitting acontia 1

Sagartia troglodytes
Cave dwelling anemone
- emitting acontia 2

Specimens above were found on the concrete pillars of a slipway in Newlyn Harbour, Cornwall, 09.10.14.

Scientific and European Names:
Sagartia troglodytes, Mud sagartia, Cave dwelling anemone, Slibanemoon, Sagartie de vase(s), Schlamm-Sagartia.

Sagartia troglodytes Mud Cave dwelling Sea anemone Images
The main objective of this website is in furthering environmental awareness and education through the medium of photography. To increase awareness and access to the wildlife of the region and help
people find and identify it. Sometimes the difference between species is obvious but many species can only be determined by observing microscopic characteristics that are specific to any one species.