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How do Sea Anemones protect themselves?
Question Date: 2014-05-13
Answer 1:

Sea anemones may or may not need to protect themselves depending on what they're needing protection from. You may be thinking of their stinging cells, but those cells are as much or more for catching prey than for defense, and they won't help at all against animals or microbes small enough to get down to the base of the anemone to attack it.

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