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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCyanea nozaki Kishinouye 
AphiaID: 220479

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScyphozoa (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiscomedusae (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSemaeostomeae (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyaneidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyanea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyanea PĂ©ron & Lesueur, 1810
Source  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]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlion's mane jellyfish  [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription 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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220479
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-09-29 06:38:21Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Cyanea nozaki Kishinouye. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220479 on 2014-08-29
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