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Chrysaora quinquecirrha (sea nettle)

Wikipedia Abstract

Chrysaora quinquecirrha (commonly named the Atlantic sea nettle or East Coast sea nettle) is a widely distributed species of jellyfish that inhabits tropical and subtropical parts of the Atlantic and Indo-Pacific. It is frequently seen along the East Coast of the United States, such as the Chesapeake Bay.
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Prey / Diet

Anchoa mitchilli (Bay anchovy)[1]
Aurelia aurita (moon jelly)[1]
Gobiosoma bosc (Naked goby)[1]
Mnemiopsis leidyi (Leidy's comb jelly)[1]
Sciaenops ocellatus (Spotted bass)[1]


Alosa pseudoharengus (kyack)[1]
Alosa sapidissima (American shad)[1]
Anchoa mitchilli (Bay anchovy)[1]
Ariopsis felis (Sea catfish)[1]
Boiga dendrophila (Gold-ringed Cat Snake, Mangrove Snake)[1]
Brevoortia tyrannus (Shad)[1]
Callinectes sapidus (blue crab)[1]
Crassostrea virginica (American cupped oyster)[1]
Micropogonias undulatus (Atlantic croacker)[1]
Morone americana (Wreckfish)[1]
Mya arenaria (Clam)[1]
Peprilus paru (northern harvestfish)[1]
Pomatomus saltatrix (Tailor run)[1]
Trinectes maculatus (Hogchoker)[1]


Parasitized by 
Opechona pyriforme <Unverified Name>[2]





Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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