Venus Sea Fan
Saltwater. Gorgonians. Seafans have strong, flexible stems, that branch
profusely. They prefer situations with some water movement.
To be confused with
- Common Sea Fan Gorgonia ventalina
Size: 60 to 100 cm.
Shape: Seafans have strong, flexible stems, that branch profusely.
Habitat environment and ecology
Inhabits coral reefs. They prefer shalow water with plenty of water movement.
BES-eilanden: St. Eustatius.
- Humann, P., & DeLoach, N. (2002). Reef Creature Identification:
Florida, Caribbean, Bahamas (p. 420). Jacksonville (FL): New World
[Marion Haarsma, feb. 2016]