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Cassiopea  Péron and Lesueur, 1809
Taxonomic Serial No.: 51759

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  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  
                      FamilyCassiopeidae  – upside-down jellyfish, upsidedown jellyfishes  
                         GenusCassiopea Péron and Lesueur, 1809  
    Direct Children:  
                            SpeciesCassiopea andromeda (Forskål, 1775)  
                            SpeciesCassiopea depressa Haeckel, 1880  
                            SpeciesCassiopea frondosa (Pallas, 1774)  
                            SpeciesCassiopea medusa Light, 1914  
                            SpeciesCassiopea mertensi Brandt, 1838  
                            SpeciesCassiopea ndrosia Agassiz and Mayer, 1899  
                            SpeciesCassiopea ornata Haeckel, 1880  
                            SpeciesCassiopea picta Vanhöffen, 1888  
                            SpeciesCassiopea vanderhorsti Stiasny, 1922  
                            SpeciesCassiopea xamachana R. P. Bigelow, 1892  
                            SpeciesCassiopea xanthochana R. P. Bigelow, 1892 – jamaican cassiopea 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Cassiopea   
  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: Cassiopea   

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