WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSminthea Gegenbaur, 1857

117222  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117222)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSminthea eurygaster Gegenbaur, 1857 (type by subsequent designation)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Gegenbaur, C. (1857). Versuch eines Systems der Medusen, mit Beschreibung neuer oder wenig gekannter Formen; zugleich ein Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Fauna des Mittelmeeres. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie. Leipzig 8: 202-273, pls 7-9., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/49190#page/210/mode/1up
page(s): 245 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Schuchert, P. (2015). Sminthea Gegenbaur, 1857. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117222 on 2017-12-17

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2010-01-22 11:34:50Z
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original description Gegenbaur, C. (1857). Versuch eines Systems der Medusen, mit Beschreibung neuer oder wenig gekannter Formen; zugleich ein Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Fauna des Mittelmeeres. Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie. Leipzig 8: 202-273, pls 7-9., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/49190#page/210/mode/1up
page(s): 245 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record van der Land, J.; Vervoort, W.; Cairns, S.D.; Schuchert, P. (2001). Hydrozoa, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 112-120 (look up in IMIS[details]   

identification resource Kramp, P. L. 1959a. The Hydromedusae of the Atlantic Ocean and adjacent waters. Dana Report 46: 1-283. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Rhopalonematidae without gastric peduncle; gonads globular, on very distal parts of the 8 radial canals; only 8 perradial tentacles; statocysts enclosed.
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Sminthea eurygaster from Kramp (1959)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Sminthea eurygaster...
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