Lucernaria haeckeli (Antipa, 1891)
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Family:  Lucernariidae ()
Max. size:  2.7 cm WD (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; marine
Distribution:  Northern Atlantic: Norway and Greenland.
Diagnosis:  Calyx, oval, goblet-shaped, widest near middle, 2.7 cm wide and 60 to 65 cm high, peduncle conical, wide, hardly one-third as long as calyx; perradial notches between arms only a little wider than the interradial; arms, short, each with 80 to 90 tentacles; gonads very wide, overlapping, extending not quite to base of arms.
Biology: 
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. 123251)
Threat to humans: 
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Entered by: Dar, Christine - 11.12.05
Modified by: Dar, Christine - 28.05.08

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