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(van Beneden, 1844)

Umbrella 2-3 mm high, bell nearly spherical, mesoglea very thick, especially in apical region; apical canal sometimes present; mouth rim with cnidocysts; 4 tentacles with large basal bulbs and prominent round abaxial cnidocyst clusters.

Ectopleura dumortieri