Home|Search|Identify|Taxonomic tree|Quiz|About this site|Feedback
Developed by ETI BioInformatics
Characteristics, distribution and ecology
Taxonomische classification
Synonyms and common names
Literature references
Images, audio and video
Links to other Web sites

L. Agassiz, 1850

Umbrella up to 300-400 mm wide, 3-4 times as wide as high, mesoglea thick in centre; manubrium 1/3-1/2 as wide as umbrella; 80-100 radial canals; gonads along greatest part of radial canals, leaving both ends free; marginal tentacles slightly more numerous than radial canals, with elongate, conical bulbs; with excretory papillae; numerous statocysts.

Rhacostoma atlantica