25 June 2013
If you observe Mnemiopsis leidyi, please let us know. Your help is needed!
Programme InterRegional - 2 seas MEMO
Mnemiopsis leidyi Ecology and Modellisation: Observation of an invasive comb-jelly
Mnemiopsis leidyi is a planktonic gelatinous species, recently introduced on our coasts. This species can reach around ten cm in length. Mnemiopsis is a carnivore that consumes zooplankton including small crustaceans, mollusc larvae, fish eggs and larvae.
If you observe this species, send your record to firstname.lastname@example.org
Your help is needed!
More info in this flyer (pdf)