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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina Eschscholtz, 1829 
AphiaID: 116994

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachylinae (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNarcomedusae (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAeginidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAeginidae Gegenbaur, 1857
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina Eschscholtz, 1829
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCunarcha Haeckel, 1879
Sources  original description Eschscholtz, F. (1829). System der Acalephen. Eine ausführliche Beschreibung aller medusenartigen Strahltiere. Ferdinand Dümmler, Berlin, pp. 1-190, 116 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40493#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 113 [details]

redescription Lindsay, D. J.; Grossmann, M. M.; Bentlage, B.; Collins, A. G.; Minemizu, R.; Hopcroft, R. R.; Miyake, H.; Hidaka-Umetsu, M.; Nishikawa, J. (2017). The perils of online biogeographic databases: a case study with the ‘monospecific’ genus Aegina (Cnidaria, Hydrozoa, Narcomedusae). Marine Biology Research. 13(5): 494-512., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/17451000.2016.1268261 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorツヅミクラゲ  [details]
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taxa (10)

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina citrea Eschscholtz, 1829
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina rosea Eschscholtz, 1829

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina alternans Bigelow, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina citrea Eschscholtz, 1829
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina brunnea Vanhöffen, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAeginona brunnea (Vanhöffen, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina canariensis Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudaegina rhodina (Haeckel, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina eschscholtzii Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina citrea Eschscholtz, 1829
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina grimaldii (Maas, 1904) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAeginura grimaldii Maas, 1904
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina lactea Vanhöffen, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina citrea Eschscholtz, 1829
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina pentanema Kishinouye, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudaegina pentanema (Kishinouye, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegina rhodina Haeckel, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudaegina rhodina (Haeckel, 1879)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biological Information System for Marine Life (BISMaL) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Aeginidae with 8-12 stomach pouches; with a peripheral canal system; with four to six primary tentacles; pouches begin at points of origin of primary tentacles; tentacle roots large, recurved apically, penetrating deep into central mesoglea; deep peronial grooves lined with nematocysts extending from umbrella margin to above points of origin of primary tentacles; without secondary tentacles on umbrella margin; without otoporpae. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:116994
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-06-25 10:42:00Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2016-01-21 07:08:52Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2016). Aegina Eschscholtz, 1829. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=116994 on 2017-09-23
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