Species under Aequorea
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Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Aequorea aequorea
(Forsskål, 1775)
many-ribbed jellyfish Southeast Atlantic and Eastern Pacific 17.5
Aequorea albida
Agassiz, 1862
Atlantic and Pacific Oceans 6
Aequorea australis
Uchida, 1947
Western Pacific 2.5
Aequorea coerulescens
(Brandt, 1838)
many-ribbed hydromedusa Southwest Atlantic and Pacific Ocean 14.5
Aequorea conica
Browne, 1905
Eastern Indian Ocean 0.9
Aequorea cyanea
de Blainville, 1834
Western Central Pacific
Aequorea floridana
(Agassiz, 1862)
Western Atlantic 5
Aequorea forskalea
(Forsskål, 1775)
Western Atlantic and Eastern Pacific 8
Aequorea globosa
Eschscholtz, 1829
Western Central Pacific 4
Aequorea macrodactyla
(Brandt, 1835)
Western Central Atlantic, Eastern Central Pacific, Sub-Antarctic and temperate waters of the northern hemisphere 7.5
Aequorea parva
Browne, 1905
Eastern Indian Ocean 0.6
Aequorea pensilis
(Eschscholtz, 1829)
hydrozoan medusa Indo-Pacific 10
Aequorea tenuis
(Agassiz, 1862)
Western Atlantic 10
Aequorea victoria
(Murbach & Shearer, 1902)
water jellyfish Eastern Pacific 7
Aequorea vitrina
Gosse, 1853
Northeast Atlantic 17
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