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Halimocyathus platypus   Clark, 1863

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Classification
Scyphozoa | Stauromedusae | Depastridae
Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Main reference
Kramp, P.L. 1961. (Ref. 2992)
References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 1.0 cm H male/unsexed; (Ref. 2992)

Environment
Demersal

Climate / Range
Boreal

Distribution
Northwest Atlantic: USA.
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Short description
Calyx deep funnel shaped, about 0.6 cm wide, 1 m high including the peduncle marginal lobes about twice as long as broad, each with 17 to 20 tentacles.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Members of the class Scyphozoa are gonochoric. Life cycle: Egg is laid by the adult medusa which later develops into a free-living planula, then to a scyphistoma to a strobila, and lastly to a free-living young medusa (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown