Elegant Sea Flower in Vladivostok

in nature •  2 months ago

The picture is taken in the Aquarium of Vladivostok, Russia.

Actinia, or a sea-flower, is actually not a plant but an animal, though it may be hard to believe. It feeds predominantly on plankton and small crustacean. It often lives in symbiosis with clown-fish or Diogenes crabs who are not afraid of its venom.

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that is very very cool :)

WoW. Good quality photo, very clear and visable. What did you do in Vladivostock ?

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I was on vacation. Very impressed by the city and the nature around it!