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Lipkea ruspoliana   Vogt, 1886

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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Scyphozoa | Stauromedusae | Lipkeidae

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Demersal; depth range 0 - 90 m (Ref. 116634).  Subtropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Mediterranean: Sardinia.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 0.8 cm WD male/unsexed; (Ref. 2992)

Short description Morphology

Calyx flat, 0.7 to 0.8 m wide, 0.4 cm high, peduncle only 0.15 m long, very broad, 0.4 m; 8 marginal lappets, chort, blunt, evenly rounded, with 15 to 20 large, oval mucous glands on inner side, but without true tentacles.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Known from intertidal to a depth of 90 meters (Ref. 116634). Members of the class Scyphozoa are gonochoric. Life cycle: Egg is laid by the adult medusa which later develops into a free-living planula, then to a scyphistoma to a strobila, and lastly to a free-living young medusa (Ref. 833).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

Members of the class Scyphozoa are gonochoric. Life cycle: Egg is laid by the adult medusa which later develops into a free-living planula, then to a scyphistoma to a strobila, and lastly to a free-living young medusa.

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Kramp, P.L. 1961. (Ref. 2992)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

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Mass conversion

Internet sources

BHL | BOLD Systems | CISTI | DiscoverLife | FAO(Publication : search) | GenBank (genome, nucleotide) | GloBI | | Google Books | Google Scholar | Google | ispecies | PubMed | Tree of Life | Wikipedia (Go, Search) | Zoological Record

Estimates of some properties based on models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown