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Non-fish Identification: Find Species

Family: Rhizostomatidae (See list of species below)

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8 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Eupilema scapulare
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Rhizostoma luteum
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Rhizostoma pulmo
[barrel jellyfish]
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Rhopilema esculentum
[flame jellyfish]
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Rhopilema hispidum
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Rhopilema nomadica
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Rhopilema rhopalophora
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Rhopilema verrilli
[mushroom jellyfish]
8 Species of Family Rhizostomatidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Eupilema scapulare Northwest Pacific 26 WD
Rhizostoma luteum Eastern Atlantic and the 30 WD
Rhizostoma pulmo barrel jellyfish Northeast Atlantic and th 90 WD
Rhopilema esculentum flame jellyfish Northwest Pacific 45 WD
Rhopilema hispidum Indo-West Pacific 34 WD
Rhopilema nomadica Indo-Pacific.
Rhopilema rhopalophora Indo-West Pacific 10 WD
Rhopilema verrilli mushroom jellyfish Western Atlantic 35 WD



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