WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia geniculata (Linnaeus, 1758)

117388 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117388)
accepted
Species
marine
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSertularia geniculata Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote England, Kent, Dover (Cornelius, 1975b)  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality England, Kent, Dover (Cornelius, 1975b) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality England, Kent, Dover (Cornelius, 1975b)  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality England, Kent, Dover (Cornelius, 1975b) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan [details]
WoRMS (2004). Obelia geniculata. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117388 on 2017-11-23

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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSertularia geniculata Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonosklera pusilla von Lendenfeld, 1885) von Lendenfeld, R. (1885b). Addenda to the the Australian Hydromedusae. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales. 9: 908-924, 984-985, pls 40-43., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/82331#page/52/mode/1up
page(s): 911, pl. 40, figs 1-3 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaomedea lairii Lamouroux, 1816) Lamouroux, J. V. F. 1816. Histoire des polypiers coralligènes flexibles, vulgairement nommés zoophytes. F. Poisson, Caen. pp. i-xxxiv, 1-560, pls 1-19., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/42840#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 207 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucope diaphana L. Agassiz, 1862) 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
page(s): 322, pl. 34 figs 1-9 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucope alternata A. Agassiz, 1865) Agassiz, A. 1865d. North American Acalephae. Illustrated Catalogue of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College 2: 1-234. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/1837
page(s): 86  [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucope polygena A. Agassiz, 1865) Agassiz, A. 1865d. North American Acalephae. Illustrated Catalogue of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College 2: 1-234. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/1837
page(s): 86, fig. 126 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucope fusiformis A. Agassiz, 1865) Agassiz, A. 1865d. North American Acalephae. Illustrated Catalogue of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College 2: 1-234. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/1837
page(s): 90, figs 132-133 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia gymnopthalma Spagnoli, 1871) Spagnolini, A. (1871). Catalogo degli Acalefi discofori del Golfo di Napoli. Atti della Societa italiana di scienze naturali. 14: 141-223., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/39493#205
page(s): 186 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCampanularia coruscans Schneider, 1898) Schneider, K. C. 1898. Hydropolypen von Rovigno, nebst Uebersicht über das System der Hydropolypen im Allgemeinen. Zoologische Jahrbücher, Abteilung für Systematik, Geographie und Biologie der Thiere 10: 472-555., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/38125#page/484/mode/1up
page(s): 482 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia geniculata f. subsessilis Jäderholm, 1904) Jäderholm, E. (1904a). Hydroiden aus den Küsten von Chile. Arkiv for Zoologi. 2: 1-7., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/30134#page/111/mode/1up
page(s): 2, pl. 1, fig. 2 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia geniculata f. gaussi Vanhöffen, 1910) Vanhöffen E. (1910). Die Hydroiden der Deutschen Südpolar-Expedition 1901-1903. . Deutsche Südpolar Expedition. 2(4): 269-340., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/30760#page/347/mode/1up
page(s): 305, fig. 25d [details]   

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]   

additional source Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Meinkoth, N.A. 1981. Field guide to North American seashore creatures. The Audubon Society. Alfred A. Knopf. New York. 799 p. [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]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Calder, D. R. and S. D. Cairns. 2009. Hydroids (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 381–394 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

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

additional source Cairns, S.D.; Gershwin, L.; Brook, F.J.; Pugh, P.; Dawson, E.W.; Ocaña O.V.; Vervoort, W.; Williams, G.; Watson, J.E.; Opresko, D.M.; Schuchert, P.; Hine, P.M.; Gordon, D.P.; Campbell, H.J.; Wright, A.J.; Sánchez, J.A.; Fautin, D.G. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 59-101., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist. 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

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. Thalassia Salent. 24: 47-296 (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSertularia geniculata Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCampanularia geniculata (Linnaeus, 1758)) Westendorp, G.D. (1843). Recherches sur les Polypiers flexibles de la Belgique, et particulièrement des environs d'Ostende. Annales de la Société Médico-Chirurgicale de Bruges IV: 5-48, 1 plate (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaomedea geniculata (Linnaeus, 1758)) Leloup, E. (1931). Un cas d'épibiose de l'hydropolype, Laomedea geniculata (Linné) [A case of epibiosis of the hydropolyp, Laomedea geniculata (Linneaus)]. Bull. Mus. royal d'Hist. Nat. Belg./Med. Kon. Natuurhist. Mus. Belg. 7(24): 1-3 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaomedea geniculata (Linnaeus, 1758)) Bromley and Bleakney, 1977 [details]   

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia diaphana (L. Agassiz, 1862)) Kramp P.L. (1961a). Synopsis of the medusae of the world. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U. K. 40: 1-469., available online at http://www.mba.ac.uk/nmbl/publications/jmba_40/jmba_40.htm
page(s): 163 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorObelia diaphana (L. Agassiz, 1862)) Browne, E. T. 1902. A preliminary report on Hydromedusae from the Falkland Islands. - Annals and Magazine of natural History (7) 9: 272-284., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/item/63677#page/294/mode/1up
page(s): 281; note: (= almost certainly a misidentification) [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Huang ZG. & Lin S. (1993). Biofouling of Deep Bay buoys. In: Morton B, editor. Proceedings of the first internationl conference on the marine biology of Hong Kong and the south China Sea. The marine biology of the South China Sea. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong.1: pp 153-165.  [details]   

context source (RAS) Australian Antarctic Data Centre. , available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/biodiversity/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality England, Kent, Dover (Cornelius, 1975b) [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiology colonial [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan [details]
 

Feeding Type
suspension feeder [details]
LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgeknoopte zeedraad  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorknotted thread hydroidUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbell hydroid  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorobélie  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorObeliapolypUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGlockenpolyp  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorエダフトオベリア  [details]
Van Beneden (1844, pl. 3)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Van Beneden (1844, ...
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Westendorp (1843, pl. 1)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Westendorp (1843, p...
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