Species group: Corals and Polyps
Other common names: Yellow Encrusting Sea Anemone; Yellow Cluster Anemone; Yellow Polyps
Scientific name: Parazoanthus axinellae
Colonial Yellow Polyps are a zoanthid coral which are native to the Southern Atlantic and Mediterranean Sea. It is a colonial anemone, and often grows on the Axinella sponge.
The Colonial Yellow Polyps has 26-34 bright yellow tapering tentacles.
Commercial Food, brine shrimp, symbiotic algae zooxanthellae