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Bolinopsis infundibulum   (Müller, 1776)

northern comb jelly
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Classification
Tentaculata | Lobata | Bolinopsidae
Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Main reference
Greve, W. 1975. (Ref. 1094)
References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 15.0 cm H male/unsexed; (Ref. 1094)

Environment
Pelagic

Climate / Range
Temperate

Distribution
Arctic, North Atlantic and Eastern Pacific.
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Vertically oriented, cruising up or down using ciliated mucous covered oral lobes; feeds on copepods, euphausiids and other small zooplankton (Ref. 2376). Members of the phylum Ctenophora are hermaphroditic. Life cycle: Eggs develop into planktonic juveniles called cydippid and later gradually adopt the form of adults (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




Human uses

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Internet sources
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown