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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 memo@ifremer.fr

Your help is needed!

More info in this flyer (pdf)

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