The preferred habitat of cubozoans appears to be over sandy substrate, with box jellies located just above the bottom during the day and moving up toward the surface at night. Field observation is extremely difficult, as the jellies react to the presence of divers by rapidly moving away. Carybdea
sivickisi possesses adhesive pads on the exumbrellar surface which enables it to attach to various substrates in the field.
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