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Family: Olindiidae (See list of species below)

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30 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Aglauropsis aeora
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Aglauropsis agassizi
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Aglauropsis conanti
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Aglauropsis jarli
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Aglauropsis kawari
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Calpasoma dactylopterum
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Craspedacusta iseana
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Craspedacusta sinensis
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Craspedacusta sowerbii
[freshwater jellyfish]
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Cubaia aphrodite
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Eperetmus typus
[curtained jelly]
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Gonionemus vertens
[clinging jellyfish]
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Gonionemus vindobonensis
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Gossea brachymera
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Gossea corynetes
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Gossea faureae
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Limnocnida indica
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Limnocnida tanganyicae
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Maeotias marginata
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Monobrachium parasitum
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Nuarchus halius
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Olindias phosphorica
[cigar jellyfish]
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Olindias sambaquiensis
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Olindias singularis
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Olindias tenuis
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Olindioides formosa
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Scolionema suvaense
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Vallentinia adherens
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Vallentinia falklandica
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Vallentinia gabriellae
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30 Species of Family Olindiidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Aglauropsis aeora Eastern Pacific 2 WD
Aglauropsis agassizi Southwest Atlantic 0.4 WD
Aglauropsis conanti Southwest Atlantic 2.2 WD
Aglauropsis jarli Eastern Central Atlantic 0.4 WD
Aglauropsis kawari Southwest Atlantic
Calpasoma dactylopterum North America.
Craspedacusta iseana Northwest Pacific 1.8 WD
Craspedacusta sinensis Northwest Pacific 1.8 WD
Craspedacusta sowerbii freshwater jellyfish Cosmopolitan 2 WD
Cubaia aphrodite Western Atlantic. 1.2 WD
Eperetmus typus curtained jelly Eastern Pacific 4.5 WD
Gonionemus vertens clinging jellyfish North Atlantic and North 2.5 WD
Gonionemus vindobonensis Mediterranean 0.16 WD
Gossea brachymera Eastern Central Pacific a 2 WD
Gossea corynetes Northeast Atlantic 1.2 WD
Gossea faureae Eastern Central Atlantic
Limnocnida indica India. 1.5 WD
Limnocnida tanganyicae Africa-Inland water 2.5 WD
Maeotias marginata Western Atlantic, Pacific 5.6 WD
Monobrachium parasitum Arctic, Northern Atlantic
Nuarchus halius Western Central Pacific 1.2 WD
Olindias phosphorica cigar jellyfish Mediterranean. 6 WD
Olindias sambaquiensis Southwest Atlantic 10 WD
Olindias singularis Indo-West Pacific 3.6 WD
Olindias tenuis Western Atlantic 3.5 WD
Olindioides formosa Northwest Pacific 7.5 WD
Scolionema suvaense Western Central Atlantic 0.9 WD
Vallentinia adherens Eastern Pacific 0.08 WD
Vallentinia falklandica Southwest Atlantic 0.2 WD
Vallentinia gabriellae Western Atlantic 0.6 WD



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