WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCatostylus mosaicus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)

220491  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220491)

accepted
Species
marine, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Width to 35 cm. Bell sub-hemispherical, firm...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Width to 35 cm. Bell sub-hemispherical, firm to floppy, finely granular and translucent. Mouth-arms neatly conical without clubs or filaments. Generally uniformly greyish-white or delicate blue-green, also reported as bright blue or reddish. Habitat: coastal, often in estuaies. Distribution: W Indian Ocean to W Pacific Ocean, Australia (Richmond, 1997). [details]
Collins, Allen G. (2016). Catostylus mosaicus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824). 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=220491 on 2017-12-12

Date
action
by
1998-09-29 09:12:31Z
created
2000-07-18 15:57:33Z
changed
2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
changed
2016-07-09 11:49:12Z
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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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Width to 35 cm. Bell sub-hemispherical, firm to floppy, finely granular and translucent. Mouth-arms neatly conical without clubs or filaments. Generally uniformly greyish-white or delicate blue-green, also reported as bright blue or reddish. Habitat: coastal, often in estuaies. Distribution: W Indian Ocean to W Pacific Ocean, Australia (Richmond, 1997). [details]