Carybdeidae

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Carybdeidae
Carybdea marsupialis.jpg
Carybdea marsupialis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Cnidaria
Class: Cubozoa
Order: Carybdeida
Family: Carybdeidae
Gegenbaur, 1857[1]

Carybdeidae is a small family of venomous box jellyfish within the class Cubozoa.

Genera and Species[edit]

According to the World Register of Marine Species, there is only one genus in this family.

Carybdea Péron & Lesueur, 1810[2][edit]

Reclassification[edit]

As at August 2013, the following genera previously classified in this family have been reassigned to the family Carukiidae:[3]

while the following genus has been reassigned to the family Alatinidae:[4]

while

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