Scyphozoa | Coronatae
Kramp, P.L. 1961. (Ref. 2992)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 1.5 cm WD male/unsexed; (Ref. 2992)
Climate / Range
Eastern Central Pacific and the Mediterranean.
1.5 cm wide; exumbrella finely pitted; the 8 gonads elongate, slightly curved, smooth sacs with large, distinctly oval eggs, the position of which varies within the same specimen, the eggs not arranged in pairs; the disk rusty brown, stomach and filaments darker; gonads dark brown, tentacles colorless.
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)
Threat to humans
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)