Trine of the sea - Reteporella grimaldii

Reteporella grimaldii, commonly known as the trine of the sea, is a briozoo of the Reteporidae family.

Trina di Mare – Reteporella grimaldii – intotheblue.it

Habitat and distribution
Frequent throughout the Mediterranean Sea and the eastern Atlantic Ocean, up to about 50 meters in depth on deep, dimpled, often coral reef.

Description
Colonies of the typical “lace” shape, yellow to pink, very fragile. Up to 15 inches in diameter.

https://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reteporella

https://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reteporella_grimaldii

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