class Scyphozoa

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Related to class Scyphozoa: class Anthozoa, class Hydrozoa
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Synonyms for class Scyphozoa

coelenterates in which the polyp stage is absent or at least inconspicuous: jellyfishes

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Class Scyphozoa comprises two lineages: Discomedusae and Coronatae.
A new family-level molecular phylogenetic analysis of the class Scyphozoa based on partial nuclear 18S and 28S sequences of representatives from all 19 scyphozoan families shows that family Cyaneidae, including the genus Drymonema, is polyphyletic (Bayha et al.
The bioluminescence of the class Scyphozoa has never been biochemically studied.