Record (Lizard Island Field Guide)

Record details

Lions Mane Jellyfish (species: Cyanea sp. 1)
Observed by Anne Hoggett
Sun, 3 Feb 2019 11:00:00

Location details

  • Lizard Island, Queensland

  • Off middle of Coconut Beach

  • Marine specimens found at a depth between 9 m and 21 metres.

Details about the specimens

  • 5 specimens. (exact)
  • specimens alive when found.
  • specimens alive at end of the observation process.
  • specimens left in natural environment.
  • The record does not indicate whether reproduction was occurring.

Saw five individuals during an 80 min dive, three actively swimming although one of them looked pretty poor, the other two disintegrating on the bottom.

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