There are about 900 types of sea anemones in the world. This book highlights some of these species and examines general sea anemone locations, anatomy, reproduction, food gathering techniques, and defenses. The sea anemone's commensal relationships with clownfish and other creatures are also discussed.
"Well-written texts clearly convey basic information about the lives and habits of each animal including where it lives, what it eats, and how it reproduces. The chapters are nicely organized with headings and subheadings that provide a good guide to the topics covered. Bright, colorful photos, some full-plate, add much to books' overall appeal. The colorful photos and intriguing texts will attract some browsers and general readers too. Useful additions to natural history collections."
-- School Library Journal (March 2003)
Price: US $29.15