Scientific Name Urticina piscivora
Native To The Pacific Ocean from Alaska to California
Habitat Found in tidal pools and just off the shore
Diet Primarily eats small fish but will also eat other invertebrates
Size and Age Can grow to be 26 cm in diameter. It is not known how exactly long they can live but they will live several decades.
These anemones got the name ‘fish-eating’ because they will use their long, slender tentacles to catch live fish and eat it. The can also entrap other living invertebrates such as shrimp.