WoRMS taxon details

Lensia multicristata (Moser, 1925)

135436  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135436)

accepted
Species
Lensia multicristata f. typica Leloup, 1934 (This is the only form of L. multicristata which exists, so the addition of 'forme typica' in not needed.)

Forma Lensia multicristata f. grimaldii Leloup, 1934 accepted as Lensia lelouveteau Totton, 1941
Forma Lensia multicristata f. typica Leloup, 1934 accepted as Lensia multicristata (Moser, 1925) (This is the only form of L. multicristata which exists, so the addition of 'forme typica' in not needed.)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Moser, F. (1925). Die Siphonophoren der Deutschen Südpolar-Expedition, 1901-1903. <em>Deutsche Südpolar-Expedition 1901-1903 17 (Zoologie Band 9):.</em> 1-541, pls 1-33.
page(s): 165, pl. 3 fig 9 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

(ofGaleolaria multicristata Moser, 1925) Moser, F. (1925). Die Siphonophoren der Deutschen Südpolar-Expedition, 1901-1903. <em>Deutsche Südpolar-Expedition 1901-1903 17 (Zoologie Band 9):.</em> 1-541, pls 1-33.
page(s): 165, pl. 3 fig 9 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Distribution Bouillon et al 2004, Pagès et al’06  
Distribution Bouillon et al 2004, Pagès et al’06 [details]

Distribution cosmopolitan  
Distribution cosmopolitan [details]
Schuchert, P. (2018). World Hydrozoa Database. Lensia multicristata (Moser, 1925). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=135436 on 2018-12-11
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-01-23 10:11:24Z
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2013-12-29 12:42:38Z
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original description Moser, F. (1925). Die Siphonophoren der Deutschen Südpolar-Expedition, 1901-1903. <em>Deutsche Südpolar-Expedition 1901-1903 17 (Zoologie Band 9):.</em> 1-541, pls 1-33.
page(s): 165, pl. 3 fig 9 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofLensia multicristoides Zhang & Lin, 1988) Zhang, J., and Lin, M. 1988. On a new species of deep-water Siphonophora Lensia multicristoides sp. nov. from middle South China Sea. Acta Oceanol. Sin. 7 (1): 115-118.
page(s): 115, figs 1-2 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofDiphyes bigelowi Browne, 1926) Browne, E. T. 1926. Siphonophorae from the Indian Ocean. III. The Percy Sladen Trust Expedition to the Indian Ocean in 1905. Trans. Linn. Soc. Lond. 2nd Series, Zool. 19 (1): 55-86.
page(s): 77 [details]   

original description  (ofGaleolaria multicristata Moser, 1925) Moser, F. (1925). Die Siphonophoren der Deutschen Südpolar-Expedition, 1901-1903. <em>Deutsche Südpolar-Expedition 1901-1903 17 (Zoologie Band 9):.</em> 1-541, pls 1-33.
page(s): 165, pl. 3 fig 9 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofEudoxia tenuis Patriti, 1965) Patriti, G. 1965b. Contribution à l’étude de siphonophores calycophores recueillis dans le Golfe de Gascogne. Note préliminaire 2. Campagne du “Job ha Zélian” (Oct. -Novembre 1964). Rec. Trav. Stn. Mar. Endoume Fac. Sci. Mars. 38 (54): 15-31.  [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Pugh, P. R. (2013). Confirmed records of Siphonophorae found below 500 m depth. (personal database). [details]   

basis of record Mapstone, G.M. (2001). Siphonophora, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) 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. 120-122. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Pugh, P. R. & Gasca, R. (2009). Siphonophorae (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico. Pp. 395–402. In: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. <em>Biodiversity.</em> Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Mapstone, G. M. 2009. Siphonophora (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa) of Canadian Pacific waters. NRC Research Press, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. 302 p
page(s): 194-199, fig. 50A-D [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 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. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> pp. 59-101., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Totton A.K. (1932). Siphonophora. <em>Scientific Reports. Great Barrier Reef Expedition, 1928 1929.</em> 4: 317 - 374., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/195810#page/449/mode/1up
page(s): 364 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Distribution Bouillon et al 2004, Pagès et al’06 [details]

From other sources
Distribution cosmopolitan [details]

Habitat mainly epipelagic, wide depth range [details]

Habitat Bathypelagic [details]