Cyanea nozakii   Kishinouye,  1891 (Jellyfish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Cnidaria
Class: Scyphozoa
Order:Semaeostomeae
Family:Cyaneidae

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Description
Size: Max length 26.0 cm WD (male); large medusa up to 260 mm in width.

Color: milky white

Terminal ramification of all gastrovascular sinus pouches anastomosing to form a network.


Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
• Lion’s Mane (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Pelagic

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Chennai Coast INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Dr. Ramesh, R; Dr. Nammalwar, P and Dr. Gowri, VS (2008) Database on coastal information of Tamil Nadu Report Submitted to Environmental Information System (ENVIS) Centre, Department of Environment, Government of Tamil Nadu Institute for Ocean Management, Anna University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Available at - http://tnenvis.nic.in/PDF/coastal%20data.pdf
  • Zhong, Z (1989) Marine planktology Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg New York Tokyo 454 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Izuzuki diver Available at - http://www.izuzuki.com/
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/

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