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Leidy's Comb Jelly

Mnemiopsis leidyi A. Agassiz 1865

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Mnemiopsis leidyi (Leidy's Comb Jelly) is a species of comb jellies in the family Bolinopsidae. They are native to Atlantic Coast Of South America and Atlantic Coast Of North America. They have sexual reproduction.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Leidy's Comb Jelly. View this species on GBIF