Annatiara affinis

Author: (Hartlaub, 1913)


Size: Up to 23 mm in diameter.

General: Exumbrella with long nematocyst tracks running up from the base of the tentacles. Manubrium with 4 ruffled lips. No gastric peduncle. Umbrella transparent, white gonads, pale yellow tentacle bases.

Geographic Information

Ocean range (global): Cosmopolitan.

Additional Information


Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Wrobel, D. and C. Mills (1998). Pacific coast pelagic invertebrates: a guide to the common gelatinous animals. Sea Challengers & Monterey Bay Aquarium, Monterey, California. 101 pp.

Citation: Annatiara affinis ((Hartlaub, 1913) ) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2018-03-17.
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