WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephea cephea (Forskål, 1775)

213582

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213582

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Width to 40 cm. Pink to lilac above, brown...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Width to 40 cm. Pink to lilac above, brown below, with a central dome covered in 10-50 large, irregular protuberances and circled by a shallow "moat". Mouth-arms recurved, with many filaments, just exceeding disc width. Habitat: oceanic, occasionally drifting inshore. Distribution: tropical Indo-Pacific, N. Australia, some records W Africa (Richmond, 1997). [details]
Collins, Allen G. (2015). Cephea cephea (Forskål, 1775). In: Jarms, G.; Morandini, A.C. (2017). World list of Scyphozoa. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213582 on 2017-11-18

Date
action
by
1997-10-30 10:47:35Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
changed
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
changed
2015-07-30 11:44:33Z
changed

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basis of record Richmond, M. (Ed.) (1997). A guide to the seashores of Eastern Africa and the Western Indian Ocean islands. Sida/Department for Research Cooperation, SAREC: Stockholm, Sweden. ISBN 91-630-4594-X. 448 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source F.S. Cornelius and J. van der Land (eds), updates 2000-2007, as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCephea conifera Haeckel, 1880) van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCephea conifera Haeckel, 1880) Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Width to 40 cm. Pink to lilac above, brown below, with a central dome covered in 10-50 large, irregular protuberances and circled by a shallow "moat". Mouth-arms recurved, with many filaments, just exceeding disc width. Habitat: oceanic, occasionally drifting inshore. Distribution: tropical Indo-Pacific, N. Australia, some records W Africa (Richmond, 1997). [details]
 

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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorイボクラゲ  [details]