Aequorea forskalea (Forsskål, 1775)
photo by Giourgis, Hector

Family:  Aequoreidae ()
Max. size:  8 cm WD (male/unsexed)
Environment:  pelagic; marine
Distribution:  Western Atlantic and Eastern Pacific: Canada and USA.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Species exhibits both asexual and sexual reproduction by budding during hydroid stage and release of gametes in medusae stages (Ref. 1663, p. 19, 26).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans: 
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Dar, Christine - 11.12.05
Modified by: Parducho, Vina Angelica - 20.03.14

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