Jellyfish & Box jellyfish – SCYPHOZOA & CUBOZOA
|Aurelia||coerulea*||Moon jellyfish||1885, von Lendenfeld|
|Carybdea||rastonii||Jimble, Box jellyfish||1886, Haacke|
|Cassiopea||ndrosia||1899, Agassiz & Mayer|
|Chrysaora||southcotti||2008, Gershwin & Zeidler|
|Cyanea||annaskala||Lion’s mane jellyfish||1882, von Lendenfeld|
|Cyanea||rosella||2008, Gershwin in Gowlett-Holmes|
|Desmonema||scoresbyanna||2008, Gershwin & Zeidler|
|Pseudorhiza||haeckelii||Haeckel’s jellyfish||1884, Haacke|
- Dr Lisa-Ann Gershwin advises that the moon jelly of the genus Aurelia that occurs in South Australian waters is either Aurelia coerulea (as listed here), or a species previously unknown to science. It has been incorrectly listed in prior publications as Aurelia aurita.
Draft compiled by Dan Monceaux, 6 December 2017. Updated and expanded with direction from Dr Lisa-Ann Gershwin, 11 December 2017.