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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. It is associated with freshwater habitat. It is native to Atlantic Coast of South America and Atlantic Coast of North America. Leidy's Comb Jelly is a predator. It has sexual reproduction; it is a hermaphrodite.

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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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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Leidy's Comb Jelly. View this species on GBIF