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Chrysaora quinquecirrha  (Desor, 1848)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 51644

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Pelagia quinquecirrha Desor, 1848
 
    Chrysaora quinquechirrha (Desor, 1848)
 
  Common Name(s): sea nettle
 
       
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomRadiata   
       PhylumCnidaria Hatschek, 1888 – cnidarians, coelenterates, cnidaires, coelentérés, água viva, anęmona, caravela, cnidario, coral, hidra  
          SubphylumMedusozoa   
             ClassScyphozoa Götte, 1887 – jellyfish, cup animals, jellyfishes, méduses, água viva, Cifozoa, cifozoário, meduza  
                SubclassDiscomedusae   
                   OrderSemaeostomeae   
                      FamilyPelagiidae Gegenbaur, 1856  
                         GenusChrysaora Péron and Lesueur, 1809  
                            SpeciesChrysaora quinquecirrha (Desor, 1848) – sea nettle  
       

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  Source: American Fisheries Society, 1991, database (version 1)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: sea nettle   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Chrysaora quinquecirrha   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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   
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  Reference for: Chrysaora quinquecirrha   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Segura-Puertas, Lourdes, Eduardo Suárez-Morales, and Laura Celis  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: A checklist of the Medusae (Hydrozoa, Scyphozoa and Cubozoa) of Mexico   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, issue 194   
  Page(s): 1-15   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Notes: Online edition ISSN is 1175-5334: http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/   
  Reference for: Chrysaora quinquecirrha   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Western Atlantic Ocean  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Mexico, Native  
 

 

   

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