Anteriornectophore with 5 complete, straight longitudinal ridges. Mouth plate broad but shallow, largely occupied by hydroecium, which lies below ostial level. Globular somatocyst with short stalk. Posteriornectophore and eudoxid stage have not been described. This species closely resembles Lensia fowleri.
Kingdom Animalia Phylum Cnidaria Class Hydrozoa Subclass Siphonophorae Order Calycophorae Family Diphyidae Subfamily Diphyinae Genus Lensia Species Lensia hardy