An educational resource dedicated mainly to the photography
and diversity of marine life that can be found in coastal waters
and intertidal areas of Great Britain and Ireland by David Fenwick.

Stalked Jellyfish (Stauromedusae Images)
Stauromedusae (Order) > Amyostaurida (Suborder) > Craterolophidae (Family)

Craterolophus convolvulus (Johnston, 1835)

Stauromedusae (Order) > Amyostaurida (Suborder) > Kishinouyeidae (Family)

Calvadosia syn. Lucernariopsis
Calvadosia campanulata (Lamouroux, 1815)
Calvadosia cruxmelitensis Corbin, 1978
- St. John's stalked jellyfish

Stauromedusae (Order) > Myostaurida (Suborder) > Haliclystidae (Family)

Haliclystus auricula James-Clark, 1863
- Kaleidoscope jellyfish

Haliclystus octoradiatus (Lamarck, 1816)
- Spotted kaleidoscope jellyfish

For more information about stauromedusae that can be found around the UK and Ireland visit Stauromedusae UK.
N.B. A recently publish revision has meant there has been changes in the nomenclature and taxonomy of some UK species. Ref: Systematics of stalked jellyfishes (Cnidaria: Staurozoa) - Luc─▒lia S. Miranda, Yayoi M. Hirano, Claudia E. Mills, Audrey Falconer, David Fenwick, Antonio C. Marques and Allen G. Collins.

Stalked Jellyfish Stauromedusae Images UK