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Moon jellyfish at Gota Sagher.JPG
Aurelia aurita
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Cnidaria
Class: Scyphozoa
Order: Semaeostomeae
Family: Ulmaridae
Haeckel, 1879

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The Ulmaridae are a family of jellyfish.[1]


Formerly, the genus Phacellophora was also included in this family, but is now placed in the family Phacellophoridae.[2]


  1. ^ "Marine Species Identification Portal : Family Ulmaridae". species-identification.org. Retrieved 2018-01-29. 
  2. ^ Straehler-Pohl, I., C. L. Widmer, and A. C. Morandini (2011). Characterizations of juvenile stages of some semaeostome Scyphozoa (Cnidaria), with recognition of a new family (Phacellophoridae). Zootaxa 2741: 1-37