Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Cnidaria > Class Anthozoa > Subclass Hexacorallia > Order Actiniaria > Suborder Nyantheae > Infraorder Athenaria > Family Edwardsiidae > Genus Edwardsia

Edwardsia ivelli Manuel, 1975

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

EdwardsiaQuatrefages, 1842accepted genus name

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 English: Ivell’s sea anemone; Ivell's seanemone sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points;BIOTIC
 English-United States: Ivell’s Sea Anemone sources: Charles Hussey
 Spanish, Castillian: anémona de Ivell


basis of record

van der Land, J.; den Hartog, J.H. (2001). Actiniaria, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 106-109

additional source

Fautin, Daphne G. 2008. Hexacorallians of the World.



External Links

Link Marine Life Information Network - UK
Link To GBIF


Fautin, D. (2011). Edwardsia ivelli Manuel, 1975. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:100888




 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data


marine, brackish, not terrestrial


Red List status DD 1996This species is data deficient, there is inadequate information to make a direct, or indirect, assessment of its risk of extinction based on its distribution and/or population status according to the red list of the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.

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2009-09-15 by Daphne Fautin

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