Scyphozoa | Stauromedusae
Kramp, P.L. 1961. (Ref. 2992)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 3.0 cm WD male/unsexed; (Ref. 2992)
Climate / Range
Northeast Atlantic, Mediterranean and the Black Sea.
2 to 3 cm wide, 3 to 4 cm high, including the peduncle; calyx funnel shaped, about as wide as high, eight marginal lobes equidistant, with equally developed notches between them; 30 to 40 tentacles in each of the adrarial clusters; peduncle somewhat shorter than calyx.
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)