WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNiobia dendrotentaculata Mayer, 1900

117766  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:117766)

accepted
Species
marine
Mayer, A. G. (1900b). Some medusae from the Tortugas, Florida. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology of Harvard. 37: 13-82, pls 1-44., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/25309#page/53/mode/1up
page(s): 36, pls 42-43, text-figs 141-144 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Tortugas  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Tortugas [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-(sub)tropical  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]
WoRMS (2004). Niobia dendrotentaculata Mayer, 1900. In: Schuchert, P. (2017). World Hydrozoa database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=117766 on 2017-12-16

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original description Mayer, A. G. (1900b). Some medusae from the Tortugas, Florida. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology of Harvard. 37: 13-82, pls 1-44., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/25309#page/53/mode/1up
page(s): 36, pls 42-43, text-figs 141-144 [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 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 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Kramp, P. L. 1959a. The Hydromedusae of the Atlantic Ocean and adjacent waters. Dana Report 46: 1-283. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Kramp, P.L., 1968. The Hydromedusae of the Pacific and Indian Oceans. Sections II and III. Dana-Rep. 72 : 1-200. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Segura-Puertas, L., L. Celis, and L. Chiaverano. 2009. Medusozoans (Cnidaria: Cubozoa, Scyphozoa, and Hydrozoa) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 369–379 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Pre [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] 

redescription Schuchert, P. (2009). The European athecate hydroids and their medusae (Hydrozoa, Cnidaria): Filifera Part 5. Revue Suisse de Zoologie. 116: 441-507., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/128353#page/133/mode/1up
page(s): 484 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiology polyps unknown, medusa occurs shallow depths [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Medusa 4 mm wide, flatter than hemisphere; 12 marginal tentacles; each tentacle bulb is successively developed into a small medusa. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]
 

Feeding Type
medusa: carnivore [details]