Chrysaora quinquecirrha


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Chrysaora quinquecirrha

the sea nettle, a jellyfish that can inflict moderate to severe stings.
See also: jellyfish.
Synonym(s): sea nettle

Chrys·a·o·ra quin·que·cirr·ha

(kris-ā-ōr'ă kwin-kwĕ-sir'ă)
The sea nettle, a jellyfish that can inflict moderate to severe stings.
See also: jellyfish
Synonym(s): sea nettle.
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Metaboiism and ultrastructure of dormant podocysts of Chrysaora quinquecirrha (Scyphozoa).
Activation of the dormant podocyst of Chrysaora quinquecirrha (Scyphozoa) by removal of the cyst covering, J.
Changes in the lower Chesapeake Bay food chain in presence of the sea nettle Chrysaora quinquecirrha (Scyphomedusa).
The feeding and growth of the sea nettle, Chrysaora quinquecirrha (Desor), in the laboratory.
A light and electron microscopic study of nematocytes of Chrysaora quinquecirrha.
A similar pattern was seen here, although between 15 [per thousands] and 12 [per thousands] Chrysaora quinquecirrha mesoglea switched from being hypo-osmolar to hyperosmolar relative to the external medium.