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Velella velella By-the-wind sailor

Velella velella wird umgangssprachlich oft als Segelqualle bezeichnet.


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Velella velella, By-the-wind-sailor, Floating in the Bay. Morro Bay, CA 2015


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lexID:
2633 
AphiaID:
117832 
Scientific:
Velella velella 
German:
Segelqualle 
English:
By-the-wind Sailor 
Category:
Jellyfish  
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Hydrozoa (Class) > Anthoathecata (Order) > Porpitidae (Family) > Velella (Genus) > velella (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1758 
Occurrence:
Balearic Islands, Central Atlantic, Central Pazific, cosmopolitan species, East-Atlantic Ocean, Eastern Pacific Ocean, European Coasts, Galapagos Islands, Gulf of Mexico, Mexico (East Pacific), South-Africa, the Mediterranean Sea, West-Atlantic Ocean, Western Pacific Ocean 
Sea depth:
- bis 1000 Meter 
Size:
up to 1.57" (4 cm) 
Temperature:
°F - 84.2 °F (°C - 29°C) 
Food:
Food specialist, Zooplankton 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2019-08-22 09:24:34 

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Velella velella (Linnaeus, 1758)


Synonyms:
Armenista sigmoides Haeckel, 1888
Holothuria spirans Forsskål, 1775
Medusa pocillum Montagu, 1815
Medusa velella Linnaeus, 1758
Rataria cordata Eschscholtz, 1829
Rataria mitrata Eschscholtz, 1829
Velella antarctica Eschscholtz, 1829
Velella aurora Eschscholtz, 1829
Velella australis de Haan, 1827
Velella caurina Eschscholtz, 1829
Velella cyanea Lesson, 1826
Velella emarginata Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Velella indica Eschscholtz, 1829
Velella lata Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821
Velella limbosa Lamarck, 1816
Velella meridionalis Fewkes, 1889
Velella mutica Lamarck, 1801
Velella oblonga Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821
Velella oxyothone Brandt, 1835
Velella oxyothone var. brachyothone Brandt, 1835
Velella oxyothone var. oxyothone Brandt, 1835
Velella pacifica de Haan, 1827
Velella patellaris Brandt, 1835
Velella pyramidalis Cranch, 1818
Velella radackiana de Haan, 1827
Velella sandwichiana de Haan, 1827
Velella scaphidia Peron & Lesueur, 1807
Velella septentrionalis Eschscholtz, 1829
Velella sinistra Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821
Velella tentaculata Lamarck, 1801
Velella tropica Eschscholtz, 1829
Velella vella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Hydrozoa (Class) > Hydroidolina (Subclass) > Anthoathecata (Order) > Capitata (Suborder) > Porpitidae (Family) > Velella (Genus) > Velella velella (Species)

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