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True Jellyfish

Scyphozoa

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Scyphozoa (True Jellyfish) is a class of cnidarians. There are 196 species of True Jellyfish, in 62 genera and 21 families. This class has been around since the ediacaran period. They are carnivores. They have asexual reproduction and sexual reproduction.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019954
  • Definition: Capable of the biological process in which new individuals are produced by either a single cell or a group of cells, in the absence of any sexual process.
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  • 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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True Jellyfish Habitats

The environments in which many true jellyfish species are known to live. Select an environment to see its true jellyfish species checklist.

true jellyfish Habitats

The environments in which many true jellyfish species are known to live. Select an environment to see its true jellyfish species checklist.