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Adult medusa.
Adult medusa.
Fábio Lang da Silveira
Taxon: Nausithoe aurea, Nausithoe maculata
Experts: André Carrara Morandini
Place: Canal de São Sebastião, São Sebastião, SP, Brazil
Geolocation: S 23°49'34" W 45°24'13"
Fábio Lang da Silveira. Scyphozoan. Cifonauta image database. Available at: Accessed: 2024-07-17.
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2007 Stampar SN, Silveira FL, Morandini AC. Asexual reproduction of Nausithoe aurea (Cnidaria, Scyphozoa, Coronatae) induced by sterile polystyrene dishes. Brazilian Journal of Oceanography, 55(3): 231–233, url:
2005 Morandini AC, Ascher D, Stampar SN, Ferreira JFV. Cubozoa e Scyphozoa (Cnidaria: Medusozoa) de águas costeiras do Brasil. Iheringia, Sér. Zool, 95(3): 281–294, url:
2003 Marques AC, Morandini AC, Migotto AE. Synopsis of knowledge on Cnidaria Medusozoa from Brazil. Biota Neotropica, 3(2): 1–18, url:
2002 Tronolone VB, Morandini AC, Migotto AE. On the occurrence of scyphozoan ephyrae (Cnidaria, Scyphozoa, Semaeostomeae and Rhizostomeae) in the southeastern Brazilian coast. Biota Neotropica, 2(2): 1–18, url:
2002 Migotto AE, Marques AC, Morandini AC, Silveira FL. Checklist of the Cnidaria Medusozoa of Brazil. Biota Neotropica, 2(1): 1-31, url:
1997 Silveira FL, Morandini AC. Nausithoe aurea n. sp.(Scyphozoa: Coronatae: Nausithoidae), a species with two pathways of reproduction after strobilation: sexual and asexual. Contributions to Zoology, 66(4): 235–246, url: (Naurea n sp).pdf