WoRMS taxon details

Agalmatidae Brandt, 1834

135344  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135344)

accepted
Family
Agalmidae (original spelling but not in use)
Athorybiadae (original but incorrect family name formation)
Genus Agalma Eschscholtz, 1825
  » Species Agalma clausi Bedot, 1888
  » Species Agalma elegans (Sars, 1846)
  » Species Agalma okenii Eschscholtz, 1825
  » Species Agalma haeckeli Bigelow, 1911 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Agalma eschscholtzii Lesson, 1843 (nomen dubium, unreconisable species)
  » Species Agalma eschscholtzii Haeckel, 1888 accepted as Agalma haeckeli Bigelow, 1911 (invalid junior homonym of Agalma eschscholtzii Lesson, 1843)
  » Species Agalma minimum Graeffe, 1860 accepted as Halistemma rubrum (Vogt, 1852) (synonym)
  » Species Agalma punctata Vogt, 1854 accepted as Apolemia uvaria (Lesueur, 1815) (synonym)
  » Species Agalma rigidum (Haeckel, 1869) accepted as Agalma okenii Eschscholtz, 1825 (synonym)
  » Species Agalma rubra Vogt, 1852 accepted as Halistemma rubrum (Vogt, 1852) (basionym)
  » Species Agalma sarsii (Kölliker, 1853) accepted as Agalma elegans (Sars, 1846) (unaccepted combination)
Genus Athorybia Eschscholtz, 1829
Genus Frillagalma Daniel, 1966
Genus Halistemma Huxley, 1859
  » Species Halistemma cupulifera Lens & van Riemsdijk, 1908
  » Species Halistemma foliacea (Quoy & Gaimard, 1833)
  » Species Halistemma maculatum Pugh & Baxter, 2014
  » Species Halistemma rubrum (Vogt, 1852)
  » Species Halistemma striata Totton, 1965
  » Species Halistemma transliratum Pugh & Youngbluth, 1988
  » Species Halistemma amphytridis (Lesueur & Petit, 1807) accepted as Stephanomia amphytridis Lesueur & Petit, 1807
  » Species Halistemma pictum Metschnikoff & Metschnikoff, 1871 accepted as Nanomia bijuga (Delle Chiaje, 1844) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Halistemma punctatum L. Agassiz, 1862 accepted as Halistemma rubrum (Vogt, 1852)
  » Species Halistemma tergestinum Claus, 1878 accepted as Nanomia bijuga (Delle Chiaje, 1844) (subjective synonym)
Genus Lychnagalma Haeckel, 1888
Genus Marrus Totton, 1954
Genus Melophysa Haeckel, 1888
Genus Nanomia A. Agassiz, 1865
Genus Rudjakovia Margulis, 1982

Genus Agalmoides Fewkes, 1891 accepted as Agalma Eschscholtz, 1825
Genus Agalmopsis Sars, 1846 accepted as Agalma Eschscholtz, 1825
Genus Angela Lesson, 1843 accepted as Athorybia Eschscholtz, 1829 (synonym)
  » Species Angela cytherea Lesson, 1843 accepted as Athorybia rosacea (Forsskål, 1775) (possible synonym)
Genus Anthemodes Haeckel, 1869 accepted as Nanomia A. Agassiz, 1865 (synonym)
  » Species Anthemodes canariensis Haeckel, 1869 accepted as Nanomia bijuga (Delle Chiaje, 1844) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Anthemodes moseri Agassiz & Mayer, 1902 accepted as Nanomia bijuga (Delle Chiaje, 1844) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Anthemodes ordinata Haeckel, 1888 accepted as Cordagalma ordinatum (Haeckel, 1888) (basionym)
  » Species Anthemodes picta (Metschnikoff, 1870) accepted as Nanomia bijuga (Delle Chiaje, 1844) (subjective synonym)
Genus Crystallodes Haeckel, 1869 accepted as Agalma Eschscholtz, 1825 (Synonym)
Genus Crystallomia Dana, 1858 accepted as Agalma Eschscholtz, 1825
Genus Cuneolaria Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821 accepted as Agalma Eschscholtz, 1825 (sole species a nomen nudum)
  » Species Cuneolaria excisa Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821 (nomen nudum, The species was neither described nor figured.)
  » Species Cuneolaria elegans (Sars, 1846) accepted as Agalma elegans (Sars, 1846) (unaccpted combination)
Genus Cupulita Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Nanomia A. Agassiz, 1865 (synonym)
  » Species Cupulita boodwich Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Cupulita bijuga (Delle Chiaje, 1841) accepted as Nanomia bijuga (Delle Chiaje, 1844) (objective synonym)
  » Species Cupulita canariensis (Haeckel, 1888) accepted as Nanomia bijuga (Delle Chiaje, 1844) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Cupulita cara (A. Agassiz, 1865) accepted as Nanomia cara Agassiz, 1865 (Unaccepted combination)
  » Species Cupulita picta (Metschnikoff, 1870) accepted as Nanomia bijuga (Delle Chiaje, 1844) (subjective synonym)
  » Species Cupulita sarsii (Kölliker, 1853) accepted as Agalma elegans (Sars, 1846) (unaccepted combination)
  » Species Cupulita tergestina (Claus, 1878) accepted as Nanomia bijuga (Delle Chiaje, 1844) (subjective synonym)
Genus Lynchnogalma Bigelow, 1911 accepted as Lychnagalma Haeckel, 1888 (misspelling by Bigelow 1911b on p.384 for Lynchnagalma)
  » Species Lynchnogalma utricularia (Claus, 1879) accepted as Lychnagalma utricularia (Claus, 1879) (misspelling of genus)
Genus Nectalia Haeckel, 1888 accepted as Halistemma Huxley, 1859
  » Species Nectalia loligo Haeckel, 1888 (taxon inquirendum, indeterminable Halistemma species)
Genus Paragalma Margulis, 1976 accepted as Halistemma Huxley, 1859
  » Species Paragalma birnsteini Margulis, 1976 accepted as Halistemma cupulifera Lens & van Riemsdijk, 1908 (New specimens have allowed this species to be compared with Halistemma cupulifera, and thus to consider it a junior synonym of that species.)
Genus Ploeophysa Fewkes, 1888 accepted as Athorybia Eschscholtz, 1829 (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Agalmatidae Brandt, 1834. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135344 on 2018-05-24
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-01-27 08:54:21Z
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2012-10-18 10:35:20Z
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2012-11-15 10:10:41Z
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2013-12-29 12:42:38Z
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original description  (ofAgalmidae) Brandt, J. F. 1834-1835. Prodromus descriptionis animalium ab H. Mertensio in orbis terrarum circumnavigatione observatorum. Fascic. I., Polypos, Acalephas Discophoras et Siphonophoras, nec non Echinodermata continens / auctore, Johanne Friderico Brandt. - Recueil Actes des séances publiques de l'Acadadémie impériale des Science de St. Pétersbourg 1834: 201-275., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40762#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 234 [details]   

original description  (ofAthorybiadae) 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
page(s): 86 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Poche, F. 1914. Das System der Coelenterata. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 80: 47-128., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47749#page/57/mode/1up
page(s): 81 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Brandt, J. F. 1834-1835. Prodromus descriptionis animalium ab H. Mertensio in orbis terrarum circumnavigatione observatorum. Fascic. I., Polypos, Acalephas Discophoras et Siphonophoras, nec non Echinodermata continens / auctore, Johanne Friderico Brandt. - Recueil Actes des séances publiques de l'Acadadémie impériale des Science de St. Pétersbourg 1834: 201-275., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40762#page/5/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record  (ofAgalmidae) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Physonectae with a biserial arrangement of nectophores in the nectosome, nectophores on the nectosome are budded off, with the exception of Athorybia which lacks them, on the dorsal side of the stem; the pallial canal consists of ascending and descending branches; the colonies are monoecious. [details]

Spelling Current usage is Agalmatidae, but the original spelling by Brandt and many subsequent authors was Agalmidae [details]
 



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Japanese ヨウラククラゲノキシノブクラゲ [from synonym]  [details]