Chiropsalmus

Chiropsalmus

(kī'rop-sal'mŭs),
A genus of the invertebrate phylum Cnidaria that includes the sea wasp.

Chi·rop·sal·mus

(kī-rop'sal-mŭs)
A genus of the invertebrate phylum Cnidaria, which includes the sea wasp.

Chiropsalmus

one of the four genera comprising the poisonous Chirodropsidae family of box jellyfish.
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Chironex fleckeh Chiropsella bronzie Chiropsalmus quadrumanus Geographic Order location Carybdeida Kralendijk.
In spite of several co-occurring species, including Olindias sambaquiensis, Physalia physalis, Stomolophus meleagris, Lychnorhiza lucerna, Chiropsalmus quadrumanus, the jellyfish Chrysaora lactea was the only clear cause of the stings during the summer of 2011-2012 in Parana.
The occurrence of the jellyfish Chiropsalmus quadrumanus in Matagorda Bay, Texas.
Chiropsalmus quadrumanus is distributed on the whole Atlantic coast of America (Mianzan & Cornelius, 1999) being found in Brazilian waters from Santa Catarina to Amapa (Migotto et al.
sambaquiensis, LL: Lychnorhiza lucerna, CQ: Chiropsalmus quadrumanus, LLTH, L.
Tamoya haplonema Muller, 1859 and Chiropsalmus quadrumanus Muller, 1859 were collected locally by bottom trawls in 6 to 15 m of water.
Tamoya haplonema (up to 14 cm in bell height and 6 cm bell width) and Chiropsalmus quadrumanus (up to 9.
Getting information from ethanol preserved nematocysts of the venomous cubomedusa Chiropsalmus quadrumanus: a simple technique to facilitate the study of nematocysts
Four species of cubomedusae were examined: Tamoya haplonema Muller 1859, Carybdea marsupialis (Linne 1758), Chiropsalmus quadrumanus (Muller 1859), and Tripedalia cystophora Conant 1897.
The recent spectral studies of Coates and her colleagues (2006) and Garm and his colleagues (2007) on Tripedalia cystophora and Chiropsella bronzie (identified as Chiropsalmus sp.
In the cubomedusa Chiropsalmus, the bulk of tentacular cnidocytes exist in regular bands that encircle the entire tentacle (Fig.