Scrippsia pacifica

Author: Torrey, 1909

Description

Size: Bell up to 10 cm high.

General: Gastric peduncle extends more than half the length of the bell with 4 frilly lips. Up to 256 tentacles with red ocelli at the bases of smaller tentacles.



Geographic Information

Ocean range (global): Found from Baja to Northern California.



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: Scrippsia pacifica (Torrey, 1909) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Scrippsia%20pacifica. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2019-08-24.
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