WoRMS name details

Cyanea nozaki

220479  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220479)

 unaccepted (misspelling)
Species
marine
Description Width to 50 cm. Distinctive, large, flat-topped bell, with eight large marginal lobes. Colour typically cream to pale...  
Description Width to 50 cm. Distinctive, large, flat-topped bell, with eight large marginal lobes. Colour typically cream to pale yellow with darker centre and translucent margin. Below hangs a dense mass of curtain like, fragile mouth-arms, orange to reddish-brown. Inside bell rim hang eight bundles of 70-150 thin, translucent or reddish tentacles, extensile to 10 m. Habitat: coastal. Distribution: Indo-Pacific (282>. [details]
Collins, A. G.; Jarms, G.; Morandini, A. C. (2018). World List of Scyphozoa. Cyanea nozaki. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220479 on 2018-02-24
Date
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1998-09-29 06:38:21Z
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2015-10-16 08:52:51Z
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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]   
From other sources
Description Width to 50 cm. Distinctive, large, flat-topped bell, with eight large marginal lobes. Colour typically cream to pale yellow with darker centre and translucent margin. Below hangs a dense mass of curtain like, fragile mouth-arms, orange to reddish-brown. Inside bell rim hang eight bundles of 70-150 thin, translucent or reddish tentacles, extensile to 10 m. Habitat: coastal. Distribution: Indo-Pacific (282>. [details]
 

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English lion's mane jellyfish  [details]