WoRMS taxon details

Bougainvillia britannica (Forbes, 1841)

117321  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117321)

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Species
marine
(ofHippocrene britannica Forbes, 1841) Forbes E. (1841). Contributions to British actinology. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 7: 81-85, pl. 1., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/71831#page/95/mode/1up
page(s): 84, pl. 1 figs 2a-c [details]   
Distribution The Mediterranean records are improbable to erroneous  
Distribution The Mediterranean records are improbable to erroneous [details]
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Bougainvillia britannica (Forbes, 1841). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117321 on 2018-11-17
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original description  (ofBougainvillia flavida Hartlaub, 1897) Hartlaub, C. (1897). Die Hydromedusen Helgolands. <em>Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen.</em> 2: 449-536, pls 14-23., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/51154#page/489/mode/1up
page(s): 456, pl. 14 figs 1-4, 7-10 (non 5-6) [details]   

original description  (ofAtractylis linearis Alder, 1862) Alder J. (1862b). Descriptions of some new and rare zoophytes found on the coast of Northumberland and Durham. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> (3)9(52): 311-317, plates 13-15., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/87333#page/325/mode/1up
page(s): 313, pl. 14 figs 1-3 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofHippocrene britannica Forbes, 1841) Forbes E. (1841). Contributions to British actinology. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History.</em> 7: 81-85, pl. 1., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/71831#page/95/mode/1up
page(s): 84, pl. 1 figs 2a-c [details]   

original description  (ofBougainvillia dinema Greene, 1857) Green J.R. (1857). On the Acalephae of Dublin coast, with description of seven new naked-eyed forms. <em>Natural History Review, Proceedings of Societies.</em> 4: 242-250., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2519948#page/374/mode/1up
page(s): 246, pl. 15 fig. 6a-f [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofMargelis zygonema Haeckel, 1880) Haeckel, E. 1880. Das System der Acraspeden. 2te Hälfte des Systems der Medusen. Acht Nachträge zur Vervollständigung des Systems. Denkschriften der Medicinisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft zu Jena 2: 361-672, plates 21-40.
page(s): 635 [details]   

original description  (ofBougainvillia xantha Hartlaub, 1897) Hartlaub, C. (1897). Die Hydromedusen Helgolands. <em>Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen.</em> 2: 449-536, pls 14-23., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/51154#page/489/mode/1up
page(s): 461, pl. 15 figs 2-3, pl. 16 fig. 3, pl. 16b fig. 19 [details]   

original description  (ofBougainvillia bella Hartlaub, 1897) Hartlaub, C. (1897). Die Hydromedusen Helgolands. <em>Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen.</em> 2: 449-536, pls 14-23., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/51154#page/489/mode/1up
page(s): 470, pl. 15 fig. 7 [details]   

original description  (ofBougainvillia britannica var. coeca Hartlaub, 1911) Hartlaub, C., 1911. XII. Craspedote Medusen. I. Teil. 2 Lief.: Familie III Margelidae. Nord. Plankton 6 : 137-235., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/101621#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 169 [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J.; Vervoort, W.; Cairns, S.D.; Schuchert, P. (2001). Hydrozoa, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 112-120 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. <em>Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France.</em> 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Russell, F.S., 1953. The medusae of the British Isles. Anthomedusae, Leptomedusae, Limnomedusae, Trachymedusae and Narcomedusae. : 1-530, pls. 1-35. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source 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]   

redescription Schuchert, P. (2007). The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Filifera part 2. <em>Revue suisse de Zoologie.</em> 114: 195-396., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/128673#page/25/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Biology polyp colonial; medusa in planktonic [details]

Diagnosis Medusa jelly thick; no peduncle, basal trunk of oral tentacles long, ocelli crescentic or oval, often appearing almost linear in oral view, situated adaxially on bases of tentacles, not on bulbs, 12-17 tentacles per bulb, oral tentacles branch 4-5 times; polyp stolonal or sparingly branched, long pedicels, medusae buds in clusters on branched stalks, young medusa with very narrow subumbrella. [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Distribution The Mediterranean records are improbable to erroneous [details]

From other sources
Spelling In Müller (2004) is mentioned as B. brittanica [details]