This species can deliver a painful sting.
This species is a mildly venomous species of cnidarian, in the small family Carybdeidae within the class Cubozoa.
Cigar jellyfish is a species of hydrozoan from the central and eastern Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea.
Aequorea globosa is a tropical, temperate Indo-west Pacific and west Indian Ocean species.
Umbrella saucer-shaped, thick in centre, gradually thinning towards margin.
Its length can reach up to 15 cm and it is a disk-shaped jellyfish.
The mushroom shaped, deep bell has 8 hair-like marginal tentacles and 4 large tentacles around the mouth. It may grow to 10-15 cm and has a pleasant look, but it is a venomous and dangerous jellyfish.
The color of their body can be in shades of brown, yellow and red.
Rhopilema nomadica is not well known in our coasts.
Cotylorhiza tuberculata is an endemic species to the Mediterranean Sea (found only in the Mediterranean), including the Turkish waters.
Rhizostoma pulmo has blue and white hemispherical umbrella with a rugged fringe.
Cassiopea andromeda entered to Mediterranean via the Suez Canal.
It is a widely distributed species in the seas and oceans. It is abundant in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans and in the Black Sea, Marmara Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterranean Sea coasts of Turkey.
It's a native species to the western Pacific.
Drymonema dalmatinum is one of the largest jellyfish in the Mediterranean.
Mnemiopsis leidyi is a Ctenophore species with a gelatinous and lobed body. Its length is approximately 10-20 cm.