Author: Forbes, 1848


Size: Bell to 12 mm tall.

General: Four radial canals and tentacle bulbs. One to four tentacles which can be different lengths. Bell transparent, tentacles bulbs, tentacles, and manubrium often scarlet or may be white, yellow or orange.

Geographic Information

Ocean range (global): California to the Bering Sea.

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, CA. 101 pp.

Citation: Euphysa (Forbes, 1848) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-05-28.
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