Distribution in scandinavian waters
Maximum length: 20 cm.
Appearance: Dead men´s fingers consist of a
colony of small coral polyps.
They vary from dark orange to light
yellow, almost white in colour.
Depth: 8-100 m.
Environment: Found mostly on rocks and cliffs in the
red algae zone.
Classification: Dead men´ fingers belong to the anthozoa
group under the cnidarians.