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Oceania armata, stalked nematocyst clusters of the mouth margin
Oceania armata, stalked nematocyst clusters of the mouth margin
Description Microphotograph of mouth rim (stained preparation, specimen MHNG-INE-34178 Natural History Museum of Geneva), from Villefranche-sur-Mer, France. Note: The length of the pedicels of the nematocyst clusters is variable, it can be shorter than shown in this specimen. However, it is always clear that the nematocyst clusters are separated from the manubrium rim, unlike in Turritopsis where they are on the mouth rim.Author Schuchert, PeterJPG file - 1.15 MB - 1938 x 1863 pixelsmore
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Camera Maker: Nikon
Camera Model: DS-L1-5M
Original Time Taken: 2014:03:10 13:41:16
Time Digitized: 2014:03:10 13:41:16
Shutter Speed: 1/60 sec
Metering Mode: Center Weighted Average
Original Width: 1938 pixels
Original Height: 1863 pixels
Orientation: 1: Normal (0 deg)
added on 2014-03-11197 views
WoRMS taxa
Oceania Péron & Lesueur, 1810Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorchecked Schuchert, Peter 2014-03-11 Turritopsis McCrady, 1857Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorchecked Schuchert, Peter 2014-03-11 Oceania armata Kölliker, 1853Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorchecked Schuchert, Peter 2014-03-11Creative Commons LicenseThis work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 4.0 License
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