Chrysaora quinquecirrha

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a type of jellyfish

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Although it is apparently native, the summer jellyfish, Chrysaora quinquecirrha, becomes periodically abundant in the Chesapeake Bay region, reaching pest proportions.
True to its common name, the East Coast sea nettle, Chrysaora quinquecirrha, lives along the United States' eastern shore and plagues swimmers with painful welts.
Differential ingestion and digestion of bivalve larvae by the scyphozoan Chrysaora quinquecirrha and the ctenophore Mnemiopsis leidyi.
The histological characters of podocysts have been examined only in semaeostome species of jellyfish, including A aurita (Chapman, 1968, 1970; Thein et at, in press), Chrysaora quinquecirrha (Desor 1848) (Blanquet, 1972; Black et al.
This pattern is similar to, but less pronounced than, that for another semaeostome medusa, Chrysaora quinquecirrha, which possesses many fewer, more widely spaced tentacles (Ford et al.
Specimens of Chrysaora quinquecirrha (Desor, 1848) (Class Scyphozoa), Physalia physalis (Linnaeus, 1758), Porpita porpita (Linnaeus, 1758) Cladonema (sp.
Comparison by one of us (JWB) of nematocyst measurements of recent and long-preserved specimens of Chrysaora quinquecirrha and also the hydrozoan Physalia indicate great variation in measured size due to fixation; sizes given here for C.