Contributions to Zoology, 80 (4) – 2011

Masquerade, mimicry and crypsis of the polymorphic sea anemone Phyllodiscus semoni and its aggregations in South Sulawesi

Bert W. Hoeksema1,3, Andrea L. Crowther1,2

1.  Department of Marine Zoology, Netherlands Centre for Biodiversity Naturalis, PO Box 9517, 2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands

2.  Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, and the Biodiversity Institute, The University of Kansas, 1200 Sunnyside Ave., Lawrence, KS 66045, USA

3. bert.hoeksema@ncbnaturalis.nl

Keywords: Actiniaria, Aliciidae, camouflage, Indonesia, morphotype, southern Japan, toxicology