WoRMS taxon details

Cassiopea xamachana Bigelow, 1892

287172  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:287172)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Bigelow, R.P. (1892). On a new species of Cassiopea from Jamaica. <em>Zoologischer Anzeiger.</em> 15: 212-214.
page(s): 212-214 [details]   
Type locality contained in Jamaican Exclusive Economic Zone  
type locality contained in Jamaican Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Collins, A. G.; Jarms, G.; Morandini, A. C. (2021). World List of Scyphozoa. Cassiopea xamachana Bigelow, 1892. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=287172 on 2021-04-16
Date
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2008-01-16 10:35:54Z
created
2018-09-07 19:37:08Z
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2019-12-22 20:34:56Z
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2020-01-03 12:51:47Z
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original description Bigelow, R.P. (1892). On a new species of Cassiopea from Jamaica. <em>Zoologischer Anzeiger.</em> 15: 212-214.
page(s): 212-214 [details]   

basis of record F.S. Cornelius and J. van der Land (eds), updates 2000-2007, as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Segura-Puertas, L., L. Celis, and L. Chiaverano. 2009. Medusozoans (Cnidaria: Cubozoa, Scyphozoa, and Hydrozoa) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 369–379 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Pre [details]   

additional source Jarms, G. & Morandini, A.C. (2019). World Atlas of Jellyfish. Dölling und Galitz Verlag, 816p.
page(s): 504-507 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Editor's comment Species is considered a synonym of Cassiopea andromeda from the Red Sea. But some molecular data states a different population from the Caribbean region [details]
LanguageName 
English mangrove upsidedown jellyfish  [details]
German Mangrovenqualle  [details]
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