WoRMS taxon details

Apolemiidae Huxley, 1859

135345  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135345)

accepted
Family
Apolemiadae Huxley, 1859 (incorrect name formation)
Genus Apolemia Eschscholtz, 1829

Genus Ramosia Stepanjants, 1967 accepted as Apolemia Eschscholtz, 1829 (preoccupied by Ramosia Engelhardt, 1946 [Lepidoptera])
Genus Tottonia Margulis, 1976 accepted as Apolemia Eschscholtz, 1829
marine
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): 127 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Apolemiidae Huxley, 1859. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135345 on 2018-02-20
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-01-27 08:54:21Z
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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
page(s): 127 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofApolemiadae Huxley, 1859) 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): 127 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Totton, A. K. 1965. A Synopsis of the Siphonophora. London, British Museum (Natural History). Pp. 230. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis Physonectae with one or more nectosomal palpons between each pair of nectophores. Nectophore without ridges, deeply hollowed axially, forming a pair of large axial wings, nectosac large, lateral radial canals follow an S-shape course of varying complexity. Gastrozooid tentacles simple and without tentilla. Colonies dioecious. [details]

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The original family group name introduced by Huxley was Apolemiadae Huxley, 1859, which appears to be an incorrect formation of the family group name. [details]
 



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Japanese ケムシクラゲ  [details]