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Note on appearance of scyphomedusa Chrysaora hysoscella (Linne, 1767) at Bay of  Kotor (southern Adriatic)

Note on appearance of scyphomedusa Chrysaora hysoscella (Linne, 1767) at Bay of Kotor (southern Adriatic)
Description: Umbrella flat smooth and thick, 15-40cm in diametar, the color is variable, but is characterized bu 16 v-shaped gold-brown or yellow-brown marks on the upper umbrella, radiating from the central region, there are 24 marginal tentacles, which are easly broken off, and thirty-two pigmented semi-circular marginal lappets.
Author: PhD Vera Vukanic ()
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added on 2007-02-15 - 2267 views
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Chrysaora hysoscella (Linnaeus, 1767)Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor

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