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Chrysaora  Péron and Lesueur, 1809
Taxonomic Serial No.: 51640

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    PhylumCnidaria Hatschek, 1888 – cnidarians, coelenterates, cnidaires, coelentérés, água viva, anêmona, caravela, cnidario, coral, hidra  
          ClassScyphozoa Götte, 1887 – jellyfish, cup animals, jellyfishes, méduses, água viva, Cifozoa, cifozoário, meduza  
                   FamilyPelagiidae Gegenbaur, 1856  
                      GenusChrysaora Péron and Lesueur, 1809  
    Direct Children:  
                         Species Chrysaora achlyos Martin et al., 1997  
                         Species Chrysaora africana (Vanhöffen, 1902)  
                         Species Chrysaora blossevillei Lesson, 1830  
                         Species Chrysaora depressa (Kishinouye, 1902)  
                         Species Chrysaora fulgida (Reynaud, 1830)  
                         Species Chrysaora fuscescens Brandt, 1835  
                         Species Chrysaora helova Brandt, 1838  
                         Species Chrysaora hysoscella (Linnaeus, 1766)  
                         Species Chrysaora lactea Eschscholtz, 1829  
                         Species Chrysaora melanaster Brandt, 1835  
                         Species Chrysaora plocamia (Lesson, 1830)  
                         Species Chrysaora quinquecirrha (Desor, 1848) – sea nettle 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Chrysaora   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kramp, P. L.  
  Publication Date: 1961   
  Article/Chapter Title: Synopsis of the medusae of the world   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, vol. 40   
  Page(s): 1-469   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Chrysaora   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Moore, Raymond C.  
  Publication Date: 1956   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology. Part F: Coelenterata   
  Page(s): xx + F1-F498   
  Publisher: Geological Society of America and University of Kansas Press   
  Publication Place: Lawrence, Kansas, USA   
  Notes: 1963 reprint edition. Separately authored chapters may include original descriptions   
  Reference for: Chrysaora   

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