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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Author: Schuchert, Peter
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Sarsia Lesson, 1843 checked by Schuchert, Peter on 2013-06-07 13:41:55
Sarsia tubulosa (M. Sars, 1835) checked by Schuchert, Peter on 2013-06-07 13:41:55
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