Scyphozoa | Coronatae
Kramp, P.L. 1961. (Ref. 2992)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 1.7 cm WD male/unsexed; (Ref. 2992)
Climate / Range
Northeast Atlantic: Portugal, Scotland, Iceland, English Channel and Spain.
1.7 cm wide; central disk high, arched, solid, covered with nettle-spots; pedalia not prominent; lappets broad and rounded, equidistant; gonads large, almost quadrangular, in pairs, the pairs close together. Stomach brownish or quite black, gonads light brownish, yellowish or reddish.
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)