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Hydrozoa taxon details

Leptothecata

13552  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:13552)

Cornelius, 1992
accepted
Order
Conica Broch, 1910 (polyphyletic assemblage)
Leptomedusae· accepted, alternate representation (synonym)
Leptothecatae (incorrect subsequent spelling variant of Leptothecata Cornelius, 1992)
Proboscoida (polyphyletic assemblage)
Thecaphora (synonym)
Thecata· accepted, alternate representation (synonym)
Family Aequoreidae Eschscholtz, 1829
Family Barcinidae Gili, Bouillon, Pagès, Palanques & Puig, 1999
Family Blackfordiidae Bouillon, 1984
Family Bonneviellidae Broch, 1909
Family Campanulariidae Johnston, 1836
Family Campanulinidae Hincks, 1868
Family Cirrholoveniidae Bouillon, 1984
Family Clathrozoidae Stechow, 1921
Family Dipleurosomatidae Boeck, 1868
Family Eirenidae Haeckel, 1879
Family Haleciidae Hincks, 1868
Family Hebellidae Fraser, 1912
Family Lafoeidae Hincks, 1868
Family Laodiceidae Agassiz, 1862
Family Leptothecata incertae sedis
Family Lineolariidae Allman, 1864
Family Lovenellidae Russell, 1953
Family Malagazziidae Bouillon, 1984
Family Melicertidae Agassiz, 1862
Family Mitrocomidae Haeckel, 1879
Family Octocannoididae Bouillon, Boero & Seghers, 1991
Family Orchistomatidae Bouillon, 1984
Family Palaequoreidae Adler & Roeper, 2012 †
Family Phialellidae Russell, 1953
Family Phialuciidae Kramp, 1955
Superfamily Plumularioidea McCrady, 1859
Superfamily Sertularioidea Lamouroux, 1812
Family Staurothecidae Maronna et al., 2016
Family Sugiuridae Bouillon, 1984
Family Symplectoscyphidae Maronna et al., 2016
Family Syntheciidae Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1890
Family Teclaiidae Bouillon et al., 2000
Family Tiarannidae Russell, 1940
Family Tiaropsidae Boero, Bouillon & Danovaro, 1987
Family Zygophylacidae Quelch, 1885

Family Berenicidae Eschscholtz, 1829 accepted as Dipleurosomatidae Boeck, 1868 (not in use)
Subfamily Clathrozoinae Stechow, 1921 accepted as Clathrozoidae Stechow, 1921
Family Clathrozonidae Hirohito, 1967 accepted as Clathrozoidae Stechow, 1921 (spelling error)
Genus Conica Broch, 1910 accepted as Leptothecata (polyphyletic assemblage)
Family Dipleurosomidae Boeck, 1866 accepted as Dipleurosomatidae Boeck, 1868 (incorrect name formation)
Family Eucheilotidae Bouillon, 1984 accepted as Lovenellidae Russell, 1953 (synonym)
Family Eucopidae Gegenbaur, 1857 accepted as Campanulariidae Johnston, 1836 (synonym)
Family Eutimidae Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Eirenidae Haeckel, 1879
Family Hydrocerathinidae Spencer, 1891 accepted as Clathrozoidae Stechow, 1921 (incorrectly formed family name as not based on an existing genus)
Family Irenidae Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Eirenidae Haeckel, 1879 (incorrect name formation)
Family Obelidae Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Campanulariidae Johnston, 1836 (synonym)
Family Orchistomidae Bouillon, 1984 accepted as Orchistomatidae Bouillon, 1984 (incorrect formation of family name)
Family Orthopyxinae Russell, 1953 accepted as Campanulariidae Johnston, 1836 (synonym)
Family Phialidae Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Campanulariidae Johnston, 1836 (synonym)
Suborder Proboscoida accepted as Leptothecata (polyphyletic assemblage)
Family Sertulariae Lamouroux, 1812 accepted as Sertulariidae Lamouroux, 1812 (incorrect family name suffix)
Family Thecaphora accepted as Leptothecata (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
 Cornelius, P.F.S., 1992. Medusa loss in leptolid Hydrozoan (Cnidaria) hydroid rafting, and abbreviated life-cycles among their remote-island faunae: an interim review. In: J. Bouillon, F. Boero, F. Cicogna, J.M. Gili & R.G. Hughes, eds., Aspects of hydrozoan biology. Scientia Marina 56 2-3: 245-261.
page(s): 245 [details]   
Taxonomy The original spelling in Cornelius (1992) was Leptothecata. Cornelius (1995a) changed the spelling to Leptothecatae, which...  
Taxonomy The original spelling in Cornelius (1992) was Leptothecata. Cornelius (1995a) changed the spelling to Leptothecatae, which seems unnecessary.
The subdivision of the Leptothecata into Conica and Proboscoida is not based on monophyletic groups (Leclère et al, 2007)  [details]
Hydrozoa (2018). Leptothecata. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/Hydrozoa/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=13552 on 2018-10-16
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2009-05-14 14:43:31Z
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2009-05-15 08:50:37Z
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2015-06-18 11:20:01Z
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original description  Cornelius, P.F.S., 1992. Medusa loss in leptolid Hydrozoan (Cnidaria) hydroid rafting, and abbreviated life-cycles among their remote-island faunae: an interim review. In: J. Bouillon, F. Boero, F. Cicogna, J.M. Gili & R.G. Hughes, eds., Aspects of hydrozoan biology. Scientia Marina 56 2-3: 245-261.
page(s): 245 [details]   

original description  (ofLeptomedusae) Haeckel, E. H. P. A. (1866). Generelle morphologie der Organismen. Allgemeine Grundzüge der organischen Formen-wissenschaft, mechanisch begründet durch die von Charles Darwin reformirte Descendenztheorie, von Ernst Haeckel. Berlin,G. Reimer. , available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.3953
page(s): LVII [details]   

original description  (ofThecata) Fleming, J. (1828). A history of British animals, exhibiting the descriptive characters and systematical arrangement of the genera and species of quadrupeds, birds, reptiles, fishes, Mollusca, and Radiata of the United Kingdom; including the indigenous, extirpated, and extinct kinds, together with periodical and occasional visitants. <em>Edinburgh, Bell & Bradfute / London, James Duncan.</em> Pp. i-xxii, 1-565. corrigenda., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18569
page(s): 538 [details]   

basis of record  Bouillon, J.; Boero, F. (2000). Synopsis of the families and genera of the Hydromedusae of the world, with a list of the worldwide species. <i>Thalassia Salent. 24</i>: 47-296 (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
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Taxonomy The original spelling in Cornelius (1992) was Leptothecata. Cornelius (1995a) changed the spelling to Leptothecatae, which seems unnecessary.
The subdivision of the Leptothecata into Conica and Proboscoida is not based on monophyletic groups (Leclère et al, 2007)  [details]