Description Sarsia tubulosa, bell height about 7 mm, Dunstaffnage, Scotland. Sarsia tubulosa is a widespread medusa in cold temperate waters. There are a number of closely similar species and S. tubulosa as currently conceived may be a species complex.
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Source: http://www.ville-ge.ch/musinfo/mhng/hydrozoa/hydrozoa-directory.htmAuthor Schuchert, PeterJPG file - 57.52 kB - 600 x 509 pixelsadded on 2006-12-211 870 viewsHydrozoa taxaSarsia Lesson, 1843checked Schuchert, Peter 2013-06-07Sarsia tubulosa (M. Sars, 1835)checked Schuchert, Peter 2013-06-07 This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 4.0 License
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