Jelly Lucernaria bathyphila
This is the only species of stauromedusa found in the region. Id of this photo has been confirmed by a world expert, A. Collins at the Smithsonian Museum.
|Title:||Jelly Lucernaria bathyphila|
|Identification:||Jones, D and Collins, A|
|Date:||27 September 2009|
|Classification:||Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Cnidaria (Cnidarians) > Hydrozoa (Polyps, Medusas)|
|Behaviour:||On the seafloor, probably feeding.|
|Site:||Atlantic > North Sea > West of Shetland > Tornado|
North Sea > West of Shetland > Tornado
|Latitude:||60 deg 33' 44" N|
|Longitude:||4 deg 27' 23" W|
|Countries:||UK > West of Shetland|
|Project Partners:||OMV, Oceaneering, Stena|
|Keywords:||Jelly, Lucernaria bathyphila, tornado, wos, faroe-shetland|
|Deposited By:||Dr Daniel Jones|
|Deposited On:||23 December 2009|
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