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This is a real story about enemy anemones:

Wiedenmann, J., Leutenegger, A., Gundel, S., Schmitt, F., D'Angelo, C., & Funke, W. (2007). Long-term monitoring of space competition among fluorescent and nonfluorescent sea anemones in the Mediterranean Sea. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 87(4), 851-852. doi:10.1017/S0025315407057050

Abstract

The competition for space among fluorescent and nonfluorescent Anemonia species was monitored in the Mediterranean Sea in order to see whether the fluorescent species A. sulcata var. smaragdina was a better competitor in shallow water habitats. Over a period of 11 years, A. sulcata var. smaragdina convincingly out competed the nonfluorescent A. rustica. We thereby found support for the notion that the GFP-like pigments may increase competitive ability in anthozoans.

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