Pelagiidae

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Phylum: Cnidaria
Cladus: Medusozoa
Classis: Scyphozoa
Subclassis: Discomedusae
Ordo: Semaeostomeae
Familia: Pelagiidae
Genera: Chrysaora - Pelagia - Sanderia

Pelagiidae is a family of jellyfish. There are 15 species in this family.

Genera

Chrysaora
Chrysaora achlyos Martin, Gershwin, Burnett, Cargo & Bloom 1997
Chrysaora africana (Vanhöffen 1902)
Chrysaora blossevillei Lesson 1830
Chrysaora colorata (Russell 1964)
Chrysaora caliparea (Reynaud 1830) [species inquirenda - Morandini & Marques (2010)]
Chrysaora depressa (Kishinouye 1902)
Chrysaora fulgida (Reynaud 1830)
Chrysaora fuscescens Brandt 1835
Chrysaora helvola Brandt 1838
Chrysaora hysoscella (Linné 1766)
Chrysaora kynthia Gershwin & Zeidler 2008 [nomen dubium - Morandini & Marques (2010)]
Chrysaora lactea Eschscholtz 1829
Chrysaora melanaster Brandt 1838
Chrysaora pacifica (Goette 1886)
Chrysaora plocamia (Lesson 1832)
Chrysaora quinquecirrha (Desor 1848)
Chrysaora southcotti Gershwin & Zeidler 2008
Chrysaora wurlerra Gershwin & Zeidler 2008 [nomen dubium - Morandini & Marques (2010)]
Pelagia
Pelagia noctiluca (Forskål 1775)
Sanderia
Sanderia malayensis Goette 1886
Sanderia pampinosus Gershwin & Zeidler 2008

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