Atolla wyvillei

Author: Haeckel, 1880

Description

Size: Up to 15 cm bell diamter.

General: 8 oval-shaped gonads in pairs; Usually 22 tentacles, but ranging from 20 to 36; Uniform red coloration of the bell (although some individuals may lack this pigmentation).



Geographic Information

Published depth range: Up to 5000 m.



Additional Information



References

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, CA. 101 pp.

Citation: Atolla wyvillei (Haeckel, 1880) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Atolla%20wyvillei. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-11-30.
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