Pleurobrachia

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Pleurobrachia
Pleurobrachia bachei.jpg
Pleurobrachia bachei with its oral end down
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Ctenophora
Class: Tentaculata
Order: Cydippida
Family: Pleurobrachidae
Genus: Pleurobrachia
Fleming, 1822
Species

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Sea Gooseberry

Pleurobrachia is a common genus of Ctenophora. Along with the genus Hormiphora,[1] it generally has the common name sea gooseberry. It contains the following species:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Britannica, sea gooseberry
  2. ^ WoRMS (2010). "Pleurobrachia Fleming, 1822". World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved May 14, 2010.