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Liriope tetraphylla   (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821)

jewel jellyfish

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Liriope tetraphylla   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Hydrozoa | Trachymedusae | Geryoniidae

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Pelagic; brackish; depth range 0 - 260 m (Ref. 116114).  Tropical; 40°N - 40°S (Ref. 2376)

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Cosmopolitan.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 3.0 cm WD male/unsexed; (Ref. 2992)

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Nematocysts can be irritating causing dermatitis (Ref. 2376). Found in Carrie Bow Cay, Belize in inshore, reef and lagoon areas at depths of about 3 to 10 m (Ref. 87226). Species listed only in medusoid stage (Ref. 1663, p. 28).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

Species listed only in medusoid stage (Ref. 1663, p. 28).

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Migotto, A.E., A.C. Marques, A.C. Morandini and F.L. da Silveira. 2002. (Ref. 813)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Other (Ref. 2376)

Human uses


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Estimates of some properties based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 18.5 - 29.2, mean 27.8 (based on 2915 cells).
Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown