WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalo kingi Gershwin, 2007

567183 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:567183)
accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gershwin, L. 2007. Malo kingi: A new species of Irukandji jellyfish (Cnidaria: Cubozoa: Carybdeida), possibly lethal to humans. Zootaxa 1659: 55–68. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Collins, Allen G. (2011). Malo kingi Gershwin, 2007. In: Collins, A.G.; Jarms, G. (2017). World list of Cubozoa. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=567183 on 2017-11-24

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original description Gershwin, L. 2007. Malo kingi: A new species of Irukandji jellyfish (Cnidaria: Cubozoa: Carybdeida), possibly lethal to humans. Zootaxa 1659: 55–68. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Straehler-Pohl, I. (2014). Critical evaluation of characters for species identification in the cubomedusa genus Malo (Cnidaria, Cubozoa, Carybdeida, Carukiidae). Plankton and Benthos Researchm. 9(2): 83–98. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Straehler-Pohl 2014 suggests that Malo kingi is a junior synonym of Malo maxima. No genetic data included. [details]