Ptychogena lactea

Author: A. Agassiz, 1865


General: Four broad, white gonads forming a cross pattern across the bell. Up to 500 fine tentacles. Square stomach had 4 simple lips.

Size: 1 - 9 cm bell diameter.

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Encyclopedia of Life

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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: Ptychogena lactea (A. Agassiz, 1865) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-08-05.
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