WoRMS taxon details

Sphaeronectidae Huxley, 1859

135341  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135341)

accepted
Family
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Huxley, Th.H., 1859. The oceanic Hydrozoa; a description of the Calycophoridae and Physophoridae observed during the voyage of H.M.S. "Rattlesnake", in the years 1846-50., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40313#page/7/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Sphaeronectidae Huxley, 1859. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135341 on 2018-04-21
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-01-27 08:54:21Z
checked
2012-10-25 14:04:41Z
changed
2014-01-03 19:17:38Z
changed

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original description Huxley, Th.H., 1859. The oceanic Hydrozoa; a description of the Calycophoridae and Physophoridae observed during the voyage of H.M.S. "Rattlesnake", in the years 1846-50., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40313#page/7/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Pugh, P. R. 2009. A review of the family Sphaeronectidae (class Hydrozoa, order Siphonophora), with the description of three new species. Zootaxa 2147: 1-48., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/1/zt02147p048.pdf
page(s): 1-26 [details]   

additional source Grossmann, M. M.; Lindsay, D. J.; Fuentes, V. (2012). Sphaeronectes pughi sp. nov., a new species of sphaeronectid calycophoran siphonophore from the subantarctic zone. Polar Science. 6(2): 196-199., available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polar.2011.11.001
page(s): 196, fig. 1 [details]   

additional source Lindsay, D.J., Grossmann, M., and Minemizu, R. 2011. Sphaeronectes pagesi sp. nov., a new species of sphaeronectid calycophoran siphonophore from Japan, with the first record of S. fragilis Carré 1968 from the North Pacific Ocean and observations on related species. Plankton and Benthos Research 6(2): 101–107., available online at https://doi.org/10.3800/pbr.6.101
page(s): 101 [details]   

additional source Pugh, P. R. (1999). Siphonophorae. In South Atlantic Zooplankton I. Edited by D. Boltovskoy. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden, The Netherlands. Pp. 868.
page(s): 493 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Calycophorae with a single spherical nectophore of larval origin. [details]