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  • Prieto L., A. Armani, and D. Macías, 2013. Recent strandings of the giant jellyfish Rhizostoma luteum Quoy and Gaimard, 1827 (Cnidaria: Scyphozoa: Rhizostomeae) on the Atlantic and Mediterranean coasts. Marine Biology. DOI: 10.1007/s00227-013-2293-6.
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  • WoRMS (2014). Rhizostoma luteum (Quoy & Gaimard, 1827). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at


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