Scyphozoa | Stauromedusae
Kramp, P.L. 1961. (Ref. 2992)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 2.7 cm WD male/unsexed; (Ref. 2992)
Climate / Range
Northern Atlantic: Norway and Greenland.
Calyx, oval, goblet-shaped, widest near middle, 2.7 cm wide and 60 to 65 cm high, peduncle conical, wide, hardly one-third as long as calyx; perradial notches between arms only a little wider than the interradial; arms, short, each with 80 to 90 tentacles; gonads very wide, overlapping, extending not quite to base of arms.
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)