Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Ctenophora
Class
Tentaculata
Subclass
Typhlocoela
Order
Lobata
Family
Bolinopsidae
Genus
Mnemiopsis
Species
mccradyi
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
0 meters
Max Depth
0 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Atlantic
Habitat-Biology
  • intertidal (0–2 m)
  • bay/inshore (0–50 m)
  • outer continental shelf (50–200 m)
  • slope (200–3000 m)
  • planktonic