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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus A. Agassiz, 1862 
AphiaID: 117171

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 editorLimnomedusae (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOlindiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus vertens A. Agassiz, 1862 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOlindiidae Haeckel, 1879
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus A. Agassiz, 1862
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaleremita Schaudinn, 1894
Sources  original description Agassiz, L. 1862a. Contributions to the natural history of the United States of America. Vol. IV. Little Brown, Boston, pp. 1-380, pls 1-19., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/54510#page/9/mode/1up
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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus hamatus Kramp, 1965
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus vertens A. Agassiz, 1862

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus agassizii Murbach & Shearer, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus vertens A. Agassiz, 1862
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus chekiangensis Ling, 1937 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus vertens A. Agassiz, 1862
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus depressum Goto, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus vertens A. Agassiz, 1862
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus hornelli Browne, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolionema suvaense (Agassiz & Mayer, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus murbachi Mayer, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus murbachii Mayer, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus vertens A. Agassiz, 1862
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus murbachii Mayer, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus vertens A. Agassiz, 1862
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus oshoro Uchida, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus vertens A. Agassiz, 1862
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus pelagicus Bigelow, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolionema suvaense (Agassiz & Mayer, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus suvaensis Agassiz & Mayer, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolionema suvaense (Agassiz & Mayer, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus vindobonensis Joseph, 1918 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonionemus vertens A. Agassiz, 1862
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Olindiidae medusae with slight peduncle or peduncle absent; 4 simple radial canals; no centripetal canals; folded gonads on radial canals only; evenly distributed marginal tentacles all of one kind, with adhesion organs; numerous statocysts enclosed in mesoglea.
Hydroid: small, solitary, conical, devoid of hydrorhiza, with conspicuous conical hypostome and a circlet of 4-6 long tentacles; medusa buds, frustules, cysts formed by intense asexual budding.
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Gonionemus vertens
Gonionemus vertens
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Gonionemus vertens
Gonionemus vertens
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Clinging jellyfish (Gonionemus vertens)
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117171
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2005-04-06 15:03:24Z  changed  Cuvelier, Daphne
2011-01-21 12:55:21Z  checked  Schuchert, Peter
2012-07-20 12:51:30Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2015-04-14 11:57:11Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
2016-07-18 07:12:44Z  changed  Schuchert, Peter
  
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  Citation: Schuchert, P. (2016). Gonionemus A. Agassiz, 1862. In: Schuchert, P. (2016). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117171 on 2016-12-08
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