Swiftia pallida
Northern sea fan

Swiftia pallida
A group of sea fans.
Image width ca 30 cm.
Image: Anon. / Joint Nature Conservation Committee

Phylum Cnidaria
Class Octocorallia
Habitat Information
Found on rocks and boulders from depths of 18-60m.
Species description
A small sea-fan which forms slender colonies with little branching, up to 20 cm tall but usually 7-10 cm. Colour white or greyish, sometimes with a pinkish tinge.
PMF archive information
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