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Ctenophora


Ctenophora is a Phylum within the kingdom Animalia. English vernacular for Ctenophora is Sea Walnuts. More than 556 species and subspecies of Ctenophora have been described.

Ctenophora Eschscholtz, 1829
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Ctenophora Eschscholtz, 1829

Vernacular Names

  • Arabic: مشطيات
  • Azerbaijani: Daraqlılar
  • Belarusian: Грабневікі
  • Bulgarian: Гребенести
  • Catalan, Valencian: Ctenòfor
  • Chinese: 栉水母
  • Croatian: Rebraši
  • Czech: Žebernatky
  • Danish: Ribbegople
  • Dutch: Ribkwallen
  • English: comb jellies · sea walnuts
  • Esperanto: Ktenoforo
  • Estonian: Kammloomad
  • Finnish: Kampamaneetit
  • Galician: Ctenóforo
  • Georgian: სავარცხლურები
  • German: Rippenquallen
  • Hebrew (modern): מסרקניים
  • Hindi: टेनोफोरा
  • Hungarian: Bordásmedúzák
  • Interlingua: Ctenophoro
  • Japanese: 有櫛動物
  • Korean: 유즐동물
  • Latvian: Ktenofori
  • Lithuanian: Šukuočiai
  • Luxembourgish, Letzeburgesch: Rëppequallen
  • Malayalam: ടീനോഫോറ
  • Norwegian: Ribbemaneter
  • Persian (Farsi): شانه‌داران
  • Polish: Żebropławy
  • Portuguese: castanha do mar · ctenóforo
  • Russian: Гребневики
  • Serbian: Реброноше
  • Slovak: Rebrovky
  • Swedish: Kammaneter
  • Thai: ทีโนฟอรา
  • Turkish: Taraklılar
  • Ukrainian: Реброплави
  • Vietnamese: Sứa lược

Taxonomy

Higher Taxa

Domain Eukaryota Chatton, 1925 - eukaryotes
Unikonta
Opisthokonta Cavalier-Smith, 1987
Holozoa
Kingdom Animalia C. Linnaeus, 1758 - animals
Epitheliozoa Ax, 1996
Eumetazoa Bütschli, 1910 - eumetazoans
Coelenterata
Phylum Ctenophora Eschscholtz, 1829 - comb jellies

Phylum Ctenophora Eschscholtz, 1829

Distribution


Map showing distribution of observations of Ctenophora.

Page Notes

  • URL: http://ZipcodeZoo.com/index.php/Ctenophora
  • Primary Sources: Global Biodiversity Information Facility · the Taxonomicon · The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011 · ZipcodeZoo.com.
  • Last revised: 2015-2-24. Last revision: ZZBot. 3145 bytes.