Scyphozoa | Coronatae
Wrobel, D. and C.E. Mills. 1998. (Ref. 2376)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 2.5 cm H male/unsexed; (Ref. 2376)
Climate / Range
Circumglobal. Tropical and subtropical.
1.6 m wide, 1.8 cm high. Subrellar protuberances in two circles.
Found nearshore and below surface in spring and summer; polyps on coral rubble (Ref. 2376). Members of the class Scyphozoa are gonochoric. Life cycle: Egg is laid by the adult medusa which later develops into a free-living planula, then to a scyphistoma to a strobila, and lastly to a free-living young medusa (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)