WoRMS taxon details

Malo 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, A.G.; Jarms, G. (2018). World List of Cubozoa. Malo kingi Gershwin, 2007. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=567183 on 2018-02-25
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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
Synonymy Straehler-Pohl 2014 suggests that Malo kingi is a junior synonym of Malo maxima. No genetic data included. [details]